First Philippine mouse deer is born in the UK
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UK's 'first' Philippine mouse deer born at Chester Zoo

Footage has been released of what is thought to be the first Philippine mouse deer born in the UK.

The endangered mammal is one the smallest hoofed animals in the world and was born at Chester Zoo.

Staff at the zoo have described the new addition as a "Christmas bauble on tiny legs".

  • 13 Dec 2016