Mongolian Reindeer Photo Gallery

Mongolian Reindeer Pictures: Veterinarian Aids Reindeer
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Sanjim and his wife handle one of their reindeer.

As the reindeer population in Mongolia continues to dwindle, elders fear that younger Tsaatan will look to other livelihoods if their traditional one becomes increasingly unsustainable. Consisting of only 44 families, the Tsaatan is the smallest nomadic culture in Mongolia.

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Photo gallery by Chelsea Lane-Miller
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Photograph copyright Lorne Matalon
 
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