Bighorn sheep

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Bighorn sheep

a tall (up to 3 ft), heavy (up to 300 lb body weight) wild sheep that lives in inaccessible mountain country where it exercises its principal achievement of prodigious leaping and climbing. Called also Ovis canadensis. Several regional varieties, e.g. O. c. californiana, Californian bighorn sheep.
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There has been a large number of trophy Big Horn Sheep that have been killed by Metis since the agreement was put in place under the guise of subsistence rights.
There might be the antlered head of a moose, a mountain lion, a white tailed deer, a big horn sheep, a bear's claw fetish, and inlaid buffalo nickels all on the same stick.
Some can earn up to $25,000 for bringing in a "trophy" grizzly bear or $10,000 for a Big Horn sheep.
The image that comes to mind is the crash of two big horn sheep.
As a consequence the park has seen a steady decline in big horn sheep, mule deer, beavers, and grizzly and black bears, and a disappearance of critical vegetation.
The animal subjects, including wild coyotes, tigers, deer, panthers, big horn sheep, horse and an eagle depicted in flight, will be installed on the famed street center median in a manner that fuses landscape, architecture and art into an environmental experience.
David Smith, a co-author of the study, who has researched big horn sheep and woodpeckers as animals that routinely tolerate high-speed cranium collisions with no adverse impact.
Washington, June 29 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that a small plant-eating dinosaur was better at 'head butting' than llamas, giraffes, big horn sheep and muskox.
Wildlife abounds with elk, mule deer, big horn sheep, antelope, eagles, pheasant, chukars, coyotes, mountain lion, and even a bear now and again.