The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Keep and Bear
When it comes to hunting animals that dwell within the vast and varied deer family, no adventure can be quite as exciting, or dangerous, as going after a moose.
These majestic and enormous creatures, typically found in the northernmost forests of the United States and all the way throughout the vast Canadian wilderness, (as well as in sub arctic pockets of Europe and Asia), are not only tipping the scales at an astounding 1,000 pounds plus. Couple that with their erratic and often violent behavior, especially during their extended rut period, and you have yourself quite a handful out in the bush.
As such, moose hunts have become a rather large industry within commercial hunting circles. The sheer cost of processing and preserving a trophy from these expeditions can set you back tens of thousands of dollars, lending a big-game feel to the entire endeavor.
Now, Nevada officials are onpost was originally published on this site