Animal Facts

Interesting Moose Facts


Introduction - Moose

The Moose, who is also known as the American Moose, belongs to the deer family and is one of the largest mammals in all of North America. Moose prefer to live in forests, where a water source such as a stream or pond is in close proximity. They can be found in the Boreal Forest of Canada and Alaska as well as many other regions in the United States. What makes this gentle giant so interesting is the fact that the male Moose, also called the bull Moose, has antlers that can reach 6 feet wide (182 cm) when measured from tip to tip. In the list of information below you will discover many more facts about this amazing species. This information is written for both kids and adults.

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Basic Moose Facts

Moose Antler Facts

Moose Reproduction Facts