Sika deer injured tourists – German hunting newspaper

3. April 2018 55






    In the well-known Nara Park in the Japanese Prefecture of Nara, there is a tourist-wildlife conflict.

    More and more holidaymakers are bitten by Sika deer, because you annoy the Wild when you Feed them “”. “In just the past twelve months, 180 injuries were registered, as many as never before”, – quotes the Japanese news Agency Kyodo. 138 foreign visitors.

    But why is the Park residents are showing, so unfriendly? The tourists make use of wild forage in order to get sought-after snapshots, which sometimes takes a little longer. The Stall makes some of the deer obviously aggressive.


    The Nara Park is home to more than 1,200 pieces of Sika deer (photo: Pixabay)