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Famous White Moose Marked For Death, Then Spared
Sweden's most famous moose has been beleaguered by attention since video of it published last August.
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Why This Swedish Moose Is Entirely White
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Rare White Moose Twins Caught on Camera
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These Iconic Animals Could Again Be Hunted in Alaska's Refuges
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Watch a Moose Chase Two Snowboarders in Wyoming
The animal ran after them while they zoomed down the mountain.
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Our 10 Favourite Animal Videos of 2016
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Two Bull Moose Found Frozen in Mortal Combat
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About Moose

Moose are the largest of all the deer species. Males are immediately recognisable by their huge antlers, which can spread 6 feet from end to end. Moose have long faces and muzzles that dangle over their chins. A flap of skin known as a bell sways beneath each moose's throat.

Moose are similarly nimble on land. They can run up to 35 miles an hour over short distances, and trot steadily at 20 miles an hour.

Fast Facts 

Common Name: Moose

Scientific Name: Alces alces

Type: Mammals

Diet: Herbivores

Group Name: Herd

Average Life Span In The Wild: 15 to 20 years

Size: Height at shoulder, 5 to 6.5 ft

Weight: 1,800 lbs

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