Our Deer | The Daily Star

Four species of deer are found in Bangladesh: spotted deer, barking deer, sambar deer and hog deer. The spotted deer is our most common deer. Among the sixty-odd deer species of the world, it has to be one of – if not the – prettiest. Its luxurious reddish-brown coat is decorated with white spots. An […]

Deer poaching, hunting in Sundarbans rise at an alarming rate

Although deer in the Sunderbans have had relief from the attacks of tigers and pirates, these days they fall victim to traps and shooting by hunters Deer poaching and hunting in the Sunderbans have increased recently at an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal. Although deer […]