The reindeer (Rangifer tarandus), also known as caribou in North America, is a
species of deer ... In most populations, both sexes grow antlers annually, but
females lack ..... Populations—car...
Dec 10, 2014 ... Males of almost all deer species grow antlers, used to battle for females. But
reindeer are the only species in which the females also grow them, ...
Dec 20, 2012 ... Female reindeer retain their antlers until after they give birth in the spring. ... We
do know, from a few furtive sightings, that their antlers appear to be ... Santa's
reindeer also have the unique and remarkable ability to fly.
In the case of reindeer, males & females both grow antlers, that are deciduous,
solid antlers ... Reindeer look a lot like their wild North American cousins, the
caribou, but are somewhat (8-10 ... Reindeer do not require large areas or
Q. How do you tell the male (bull) from the female (cow)? Because both sexes
have antlers it can be difficult determining the sex of the younger aged animals ...
Mar 28, 2016 ... Male reindeer typically shed their antlers by November, leading ... Cervidae, to
have females do so), male reindeer drop their antlers at the ...
You might be able to tell that a caribou is female simply by her lack of antlers.
When female caribou do have antlers, they're generally nowhere near as big as ...
Nov 3, 2009 ... Of the forty different species of deer in the world, only in reindeer do females
have antlers. Females cast their antlers in spring, growing them ...
Oct 2, 2009 ... Both male and female caribou (a kind of deer) grow antlers each year, while in
most other deer only the males do so. This is actually a very ...
What are antlers made of? Why do they look fuzzy? Both male and female
reindeer and caribou have antlers; only male deer of all other species have