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General

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Muntjac

Chinese water deer

Evolution

General

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Chinese water deer

Genetics of UK populations

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Hybridisation between red and sika

Social Organisation and Behaviour

General

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Muntjac

Chinese water deer

Population ecology

General

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Muntjac

Chinese water deer

Food and feeding

General

Red

Roe

Fallow

Sika

Muntjac

Chinese water deer

Competition with other species

Predation

Diseases of wild deer and deer as vectors of disease to humans/other animals

The best place to start for incidence of different diseases in different UK species are individual species accounts in:

Further information is available in:

Also recommended:

Deer, Ticks and Lyme disease

Climate change and effects on deer populations

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