Axis Deer

Axis Deer

The chital or cheetal (Axis axis), also known as chital deer, spotted deer or axis deer, is a deer which commonly inhabits wooded regions of India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan and in small numbers in Pakistan. The male Axis averages about 35 inches tall at the shoulder, with a total length of 67 inches. Males, at a typical weight of 66 to 165 lbs, are somewhat larger than the females, at 55 to 99 lbs. Like the scimitar oryx, the meat of axis deer is considered to be very high quality.

Trophy Fee:

Horned/Antlered 33" and less — $2,500
Horned/Antlered 34" and less — $3,000
Antlerless — $425