Put on some antlers and walk like a moose

how scientists find, follow, and study wild animals by April Pulley Sayre

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books in New York

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About the Edition

Describes the work of field scientists who study animals in their natural habitats, discussing the challenges of finding the animals, tracking them, and recording data about them.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 73-75) and index.

Other titlesMoose
StatementApril Pulley Sayre.
LC ClassificationsQL51 .S385 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL662580M
ISBN 100805051821
LC Control Number97008072

Points: A projection from the antlers longer than one inch and longer than it is wide. Points are also referred to as "tines" Legal Bull moose: A bull whose antler spread is at least 50 inches or has at least four brow tines on one side. Trophy moose typically have antler spreads from 55 to 70 inches or more. Dogs have upwards of million scent receptors in the noses (bloodhound) and with some training, they’ll locate and retrieve some shed antlers that you would have never found. Now, you can’t just take any hunting dog out to the woods and expect a pickup bed full or antlers. Just like with bird hunting, your dog will have to be trained. Re: Moose antler carving Moose antler is a great material to power carve, but stinks like old blazes. Be sure to wear good dust protection, as the dust can be lethal, it contains bacteria. The antler is actually made up of dense hair fiber. After you carve, also wash your dusty clothing immediately, and shower to get it out of your hair and skin. Notes: Looking for a Moose, by Phyllis Roo is a fun book about moose. Book Review: Throughout the book we are always looking for a moose but the girl can never find the moose, even though on nearly each page the moose is on there just blending in. The hunt /5(94).

Like deer and elk, moose have antlers—not horns. Males can grow up to pounds. They are massive. Like deer and elk, moose shed their antlers every year in the late winter or early spring. Then over the course of the summer, their antlers grow back. When they grow in, a moose’s antlers are covered in velvet.   They are some of the most extravagant headgear in the animal kingdom, but a moose's antlers are not just for show. Scientists believe they act as elaborate hearing aids that help males to find.   Like a moose that has antlers Daily Celebrity Crossword is a word puzzle game by Zynga that is played by more than 4 million users. The game features a high quality crossword puzzle every day of the year, with some special editions on some dates like Valentine’s Day special, Father’s Day special and so on. clear that some 9-and year-old moose had antlers as small as 45 inches while others were up to 70 inches. Thus the lines shown on the graph simply characterize "Mr. Average Moose." Some old moose with well below the average spread probably have gone through life without ever becoming good trophies. For.

I think it was I who, remembering the childish jokes based on imaginary book titles (The Little Golden Stream by I. P. Freely, Under the Grandstand by Seymour Butts, the Tiger’s Revenge by Claude Balls, etc.), chose one of the lesser-known and certainly less clever ones, Antlers in the Treetops (by Who Goosed the Moose).   In Norway, the shoulder height of an adult female moose can vary between approx. and centimetres ( to feet), while adult male moose can vary between and centimetres ( to feet). A moose's antlers can stretch to almost 2 metres ( feet) in width. “We don’t like to put down animals,” Reed said, “but it’s part of what we do. It’s unfortunate. And this was an aggressive moose.” Reed also has some sound advice if you see a wild animal in your yard: “Don’t put yourself in a dangerous situation. Leave it alone. Stay inside.   The giant Alaska-Yukon moose, with its incredible bulk and even more impressive great palmated antlers, is an irresistible lure for most hunters in the enthusiastic stories have been published about this hunt, describing it as the ultimate wilderness adventure. But on the other hand, this title should imply dangers and hardships that may be beyond the ability of the average hunter.

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I have seen quite a few bulls like him in the past and watched them grow huge antlers. My guess is he is about 2 years old and still growing. Great pics and watch for him to get older and bigger. Definitely do some research on moose and you will find this is very normal.

Mark has some great info on this site that is most helpful. Thank you Mark. Though fewer moose makes it more difficult to find shed antlers, they’re still there for those who put in the effort to look for them.

And it’s still a great reason to get into some of the more remote areas where moose, and many other fascinating animals, like to live. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about carved moose antlers. Well you're in luck, because here they come. There are carved moose antlers for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average.

The most common carved moose antlers material is bone &. Moose antler dose not have marrow in it, it is solid al the way through and will polish up just like Ivory. Elk has a very porous center. I have heard of Moose antler pans being cooked in a pressure cooker and then pressed between steel plates till cool and dry then used for scales.

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My question to you is some salesmen tell me Put on some antlers and walk like a moose book should buy some moose attractant and make wood box and put this in our hunting territory about 1 to 2 months before we start hunting. My question is: 1 - Is this a good way to go.

2 - If yes. Electronic books Juvenile works Juvenile literature: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Sayre, April Pulley. Put on some antlers and walk like a moose.

New York, N.Y.: Twenty-First Century Books, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource: Document Type. Moose Size and Physical Characteristics.

The moose (Alces alces), also known as Eurasian Elk in European countries, is the largest is of all the deer species with the males (bulls) weighing to lbs and females (cows) weighing to lbs. The average shoulder height (length from bottom of foot to shoulder) of these large animals is between 6 and 7 ft tall, but there are reports of.

Fish’s don’t walk, birds don’t talk, and Moose‘s don‘t fly.” “A-ha!” Charley said, “but some birds, like parrots do talk, and some people have seen a certain kind of catfish walk. So why can’t Moose’s fly?” Bunny glared at Charley, “Because MOOSE’S DON’T FLY.” Mortimer paced and shook his head.

“I knew it. # - moose head with huge antlers sketch vector illustration isolated. Vector. Similar Images. Add to Likebox # - Hand drawn deer. Animal wild, horn and nature wildlife, mammal.

Vector. Similar Images. Add to Likebox # - Vector images of deer head on a white background. Some spike antlers are so small they are difficult to. detect from the air. To avoid incorrectly classifying these moose as. cows, look for small antlers on any "cow-like" moose without a calf.

spike antlers are present on the moose, they can be seen protruding from. the skull between the eye and the ear.

Concentrate on this area of the. Moose Eggs: Or, Why Moose Have Flat Antlers - Kindle edition by Beckhorn, Susan Williams, Stevens, Helen. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Moose Eggs: Or, Why Moose Have Flat s: 6. Finding an antler in the woods may seem like finding the proverbial needle in the haystack. With a little practice, you can find some nice sheds for your collection.

Here are some tips to get you started. While this post focuses mainly on finding white-tailed and mule deer sheds, the principles also apply for moose, elk and other antlered critters. Officials speculated that the moose caught its antlers in a sagging half-inch cable, then was hoisted 50 feet in the air when the cables were subsequently tightened with a hydraulic winch.

While Brhe storyline is a bit silly with moose asking ruffed grouse how to have babies, and his carrying huge stones in his antler "nest" changing his antlers, posture, feet.

However Helen Stevens illustrations are lovely and her bird egg illustrations on the inside of the front and back covers are stunning/5(2). The antlers are the main defect. The rings stayed inflated, but the antlers lose air as soon as your lips leave the mouthpiece.

If you're very dexterous, you and close the lid fast enough, you'll preserve about 70% air in the antlers; at that level, the antlers are lopsided and well, flacid, making a ring toss very difficult and certainly not s: Moose must consume calories per day to maintain their body weight.

A moose will eat up to pounds of food a day. Moose Spotting & Hunting Tips. Like many other big game animals, moose are most active at dawn and dusk. Because they have fewer natural predators, moose are not as keen to danger as many other members of the deer family.

A massive set of moose antlers should be on display for all to see, if not for their aesthetic appeal then certainly as a conversation piece. Yet, if the antlers have been locked away in an attic or garage or they simply haven't been cleaned in a while, they're probably caked in a layer of dirt and grime.

Who wrote the book, "Antlers In The Tree Top". Answer Save. 4 Answers. Relevance. Dennis B. Lv 5. 1 decade ago. Favorite Answer. Who Goosed the Moose. Great American Heritage, by Squatt and Levitt.

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Post navigation. Previous Post Previous Put On Some Antlers And Walk Like a Moose. Next Post Next Splish, Splash, Animal Baths. Categories. Blog; Books. April's Picture. Moose “like to push those antlers against each other for dominance,” but since they're not weapons, the animals can afford to ditch them after breeding season, Kantar says.

Removing the antlers from a moose head is the same in principle as removing antlers from a deer skull, but on a larger scale. Removing moose antlers isn’t hard, but it may take a little elbow grease and a strong stomach to saw through brain tissue.

In many cases, hunters have to pack a moose on their backs, so cutting. If a moose feels threatened by your presence, it does one of two things. Often the moose simply leaves the area to avoid the threat. But sometimes it responds aggressively to make you leave the area instead. The minimum safe distance from a moose varies widely depending on the surrounding environment and the temperament of the animal.

Days later, after she'd brought the antler back home from school, I went to put it away and realized it looked like Moose's right antler. Sure enough, when I put them side by side, I realized it was his shed. Normally I write the date and location on each shed when I find it, but for some reason I hadn't on this one.

Moose antlers deteriorate once they eventually fall off At some point between November and February, moose lose their antlers. But you won’t usually find many of them scattered around in the woods because they deteriorate fairly quickly.

Small rodents will also eat the antlers at times for protein. Moose are then forced to walk around without. When they roll in the wallows every part of them gets covered in that nasty smelling urine, including the Antlers.

I have had antlers laying around for 10 years or more and add a littler water with a damp cloth and it is just like the live rutting Moose himself is standing there. Same holds true if there are humid conditions. The only thing.Moose Antler Cabin.

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Elk antlers vary in density depending on which part of the antler is selected. Moose antlers for dogs are softer than other antlers, and are often sold in .