Roe deer is the smallest of the deer in Spain. An adult male weights approx. 33–66 lb / 15-30 Kg. Roedeer has rather short, erect antlers and a reddish body with a grey face. Its hide is golden red in summer, darkening to brown or even black in winter, with lighter undersides and a white rump patch; the tail is very short, and barely visible. Only the males have antlers with two or three, rarely even four, points.
There is small population of roe deers that inhabits the forest of southern Spain called “morisco”.