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Wednesday, December 12, 2018  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Check out this video of a giant moose in Alaska

An Alaskan moose pair in September 2007. (Ryan Hagerty / Courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
An Alaskan moose pair in September 2007. (Ryan Hagerty / Courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

Check out this gigantic moose in Alaska.

The Alaskan moose is a subspecies of the moose we see around Spokane. They’re also known as, you guessed it, giant moose.

On average male Alaskan moose are nearly 7-feet tall at the shoulder and weigh more than 1,400 pounds. The largest ever shot in the Yukon was 7.6 feet tall and 1,806 pounds.

That’s it. Have a good weekend.


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