The smallest deer in the world has been born

Pudu deer only reach around 12 to 14 inches tall

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Pudu deer are the world's smallest deer species.

As adults, they reach only 12 to 14 inches tall and weight as much as 20 pounds.

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One was recently born at the Queens Zoo in New York where staffers say pudu have some interesting traits, including barking when they're scared and running in a zig-zag pattern from predators.

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