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Old 02-16-2009, 01:33 PM   #1
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I spent most of yesterday morning (2/15/09) watching a moose cow and her calf browse the hillside behind my apartment.

What a way to spend a Sunday morning just being lazy and watching the moose in your "backyard" ... maybe next time I'll remember to bring a thermos of hot tea - it was dang cold standing there just watching her and her kid eat
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Old 02-17-2009, 10:15 PM   #2
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Priceless. What a wonderful view out your window. I had no idea how big those animals really were until a few years ago. Humbling.
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Old 02-17-2009, 11:51 PM   #3
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I don't quite know why moose fascinate me, but they do. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 02-18-2009, 09:03 AM   #4
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Very nice pictures. The face is very similar to a horse's. I never thought of a moose that way.
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Old 02-18-2009, 09:50 AM   #5
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Dave - Thank you for all the wonderful photographs that you contribute to these forums. Equally remarkable is the area in which you live; there's just an incredible amount of wildlife there.

You, and all the other photo enthusiasts, really add a tremendous amount of visual pleasure to the forums!
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Old 02-18-2009, 01:46 PM   #6
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Dave,

Having a moose join you for morning coffee must have been thrilling! hee hee! Seriously you are living IN the National Geographic Channel, and experiening wildlife up close and for real. Something most of us only see on TV.

I feel so lucky that you share your wildlife sightings and photos with us.

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Old 02-18-2009, 01:47 PM   #7
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What amazing pictures!!
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Old 02-18-2009, 10:18 PM   #8
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What great photos! I am just amazed at all the wildlife you see on a daily basis. What a life!
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Old 02-18-2009, 10:50 PM   #9
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It's a rough life - like today when I had 11 fourth grade students on cross country ski's for the first time ...

Well worth it though, we saw 15 moose in a little over two hours this afternoon!
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Old 02-19-2009, 08:29 AM   #10
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Let's see - 11 fourth graders, three would have been trying to act cool - that leaves 7 kids who were paying attention and now think you're a super-hero. Not a bad day.
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