Dating site for dog walkers
Some claimed he should have had better control of his dog while others could relate to the "very unfortunate situation".
Dog owners are advised to keep their dogs away from the deer in the grounds where lead restrictions operate in certain areas.
But the owner, who has not been identified, could face prosecution for the incident.
On Tuesday dog owners in Richmond Park were divided about feeling sympathy for the owner.In video footage, which has become an internet hit, the man can be seen running after his labrador repeatedly shouting what viewers thought sounded like "Benton! The owner's efforts, meanwhile are in vain as the herd charges through Richmond Park, south–west London, and across a busy road, forcing cars to stop.