There's a moose in our yard

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Oblio13, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. Oblio13

    Oblio13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2008
    New Hampshire
    Don't know where she came from or what she was doing, but this young cow swam ashore between our boat and our neighbor's dock:


    The deck on our house is to the right. You can see the roof of our chicken coop on the left:


    I confess that my first thought was of a winter's supply of delicious, free-range, organic meat and moccasins for the entire family...
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    How blessed you are to live in such a wonderful place.
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Beautifull creatures. Living in Alaska seeing a moose was almost an every day occurance. Never thought I would miss seeing them...but I do!! Thanks for shareing.
  4. jjthink

    jjthink Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 17, 2007
    New Jersey
    What a lucky sighting! It's cold here this morning in NJ and I when I was reading your post I was thinking how chilly the water she was in must be!
    Glad you resisted the urge to convert her to dinner and shoes [​IMG]
  5. annmarie

    annmarie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Send her over to Vermont please, I haven't had a moose sighting in a while and I'm suffering from withdrawal!
  6. MagsC

    MagsC Queen Of Clueless

    Jul 27, 2008
    Wow! You are lucky. The only time I ever saw a moose was a baby one when I was out on a lake fishing.
  7. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    I'm absolutely in love with them. I wish I lived in an area where they were native and abundant, but DH refuses to move to Canada at all. [​IMG]
  8. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    The strangest animal I have seen in our backyard was a 4 ft tall racoon with murder in his eyes.
  9. wendy

    wendy On the Hill

    Jun 14, 2007
    central louisiana
    wow! so beautiful. thanks for sharing! [​IMG]

    we see deer here pretty regular, we are next to the national forest [​IMG]

  10. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    The most wildlife I see is squirrels in garbage cans.

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