Deer are the hoofed ruminant warm blooded animals framing the family Cervidae. The two fundamental gatherings are the Cervinae, including the muntjac, the elk (wapiti), the decrepit deer and the chital, and the Capreolinae, including the reindeer (caribou), the roe deer and the moose. Female reindeer, and male deer of all species aside from the Chinese water deer, develop and shed new prongs every year. In this they contrast from for all time horned impala, which are a piece of an alternate family (Bovidae) inside a similar request of even-toed ungulates (Artiodactyla).
The musk deer of Asia and water chevrotain of tropical African and Asian woods are not generally viewed as evident deer and shape their own families: Moschidae and Tragulidae, individually.
Deer show up in workmanship from Paleolithic surrender sketches onwards, and they have assumed a part in folklore, religion, and writing all through history, and in addition in heraldry. Their financial significance incorporates the utilization of their meat as venison, their skins as delicate, solid buckskin, and their tusks as handles for blades. Deer chasing has been a well known movement since at any rate the Middle Ages and stays creative for some families today.