Shoot in captivity. Fascinating, but makes me a little sad. The animals have large enclosures and hopefully a good life. Shoot at Langedrag near Tunhovd.
© Aslak Tronrud 2012
The moose (North America) or Eurasian elk (Europe) (Alces alces) is the largest extant species in the deer family. Moose are distinguished by the palmate antlers of the males; other members of the family have antlers with a dendritic ("twig-like") configuration. Moose typically inhabit boreal and mixed deciduous forests of the Northern Hemisphere in temperate to subarctic climates. Moose used to have a much wider range but hunting and other human activities greatly reduced it over...