Cow Elk In New Mexico

08-May-2008


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During the fall, elk grow a thiner coat of hair, which helps to insulate them during the winter. By early summer, the light winter coat has been shed, and elk are known to rub against trees and other objects to help remove hair from their bodies. All elk have small and clearly defined rump patches [...]

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When 08-May-2008
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