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moose

largest of the deer, 6 feet at the withers, 2000 pounds. Males have a prominent roman nose and overhanging upper lip, dark brown coat with white legs. Called also American moose, Alces americana, Alces alces.

moose disease/sickness
see neurofilariasis. Called also moose sickness.
moose tick
see dermacentoralbipictus.
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I kept coming back to the wonderful surprise of that old cow moose for the rest of the day.
1999) noted that a greater share of Quebec resident moose hunters rated the status quo (nonselective harvest hunt) as making an enjoyable hunting experience when compared to 4 different scenarios limiting or prohibiting cow moose harvest.
Annual and total observed reproduction of radio-marked yearling and adult cow moose in northern New Hampshire, during 2002-2005.
For example, I have lost count of how many times a cagey old whitetail doe has busted me and prevented me from shooting a buck--same with cow elk and cow moose.
1993) recorded cow moose creating small "scratch holes" during the calving season in central Ontario.
MassWildlife's Bill Davis reports that an adult cow moose was struck and killed by a vehicle on Route 122 in Rutland.
Like other breeding animals, bulls try to establish their bedroom in the "hub areas", that is, areas where the cow moose are most likely to be feeding and living during the rut.
That the strange object of his attention did not even remotely look like a cow moose, there could be no question, but that love is blind, there also could be no question.
We weren't there very long, when we heard a cow moose moaning and a bull grunting in the willows directly ahead of us.
Selective harvest is often applied as a management technique throughout North America to protect adult cow moose and maximize productivity (Timmermann 1987), often causing higher harvest of adult bulls.
An eastern cow moose weighs anywhere from 500 to 800 pounds.
On our way back to the spike camp we heard a cow moose bawl.