Moose Allison Bekka
Physical Charcteristics-Distingwishing • The male can stand over 7 feet tall. The female moose stands 7 feet tall. • Moose calves weigh up to 30 pounds when they are born. • The male moose antlers can weigh up to 75 pounds. • Females weigh up to 1,300 pounds. • The colors of the moose are black, brown, and gray.
Temperament • They are shy by nature and act rather dopey they have a slow temperament because of poor vision. • They are startled easily it might go ballistic.
Interesting Facts • They are very good runners. • They can dive down to 20feet under water. • The wolf is the main enemy of then moose. • They are the largest member in the deer family.
Litter size and life span • Litter size is 1to 2 baby moose. Twins are common when there is adequate food supply. • Their life span is 15 to 25 years old.
Food/History/General information • The moose eats willows, aspen, under water plants, and veggies. • Predators are black bears, grizzly bears, and wolves. • A cow moose gives birth to twins between 15% and 75% of the time. • A cow carries unborn caves or calf for about 230 days.
Bibliography • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moose • http://www3.northstar.k12.ak.us/schools/awe/moose/moosepage.html • http://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8 • http://www.ask.com/