Herbivorous, feeding mainly on woody and fibrous vegetation. It also eats herbaceous plants, leaves, fruit and bark as needed.
Up to 25 years in the wild.
From 2 or 3 years of age, mating takes place between June and July. After a gestation period of 11 to 12 months, the female gives birth to only 1 young between June and July, which will be weaned around 1 year old.
Previously man had been responsible for its disappearance and wolf.