Deer - Red Deer <i>Cervus elaphus</i>
8. Red Deer Cervus elaphus
Red Deer <i>Cervus elaphus</i>
Red Deer, Applecross, Highlands, Scotland.
During the rut mature stags compete for the attentions of the hinds - this locking of antlers, which these immature stags are practising, can be dramatic and dangerous, with one or both stags at risk of injury.
All photographs ęSheila Blamire 2006
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