More About Reindeer (or is that a Caribou?)
- Reindeer, whose scientific name is Rangifer tarandus, are semi-domesticated, slightly smaller than their wild cousins, and have a flatter nose.
A reindeer harnessed up for pulling a sled
Caribou swimming Tanana River
Milking reindeer, Point Barrow
Corralled reindeer at Mekoryuk on Nunivak Island
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