20 wild animals to steer clear of during mating season



Like moose, male caribou can get into quite violent fights over the right to breed with females. They lock antlers and push and twist, and once a loser is declared, he gets out of the area fast  to avoid being gored. The spoils of winning mating rights are generally bigger for caribou than moose. A victorious male may end with a “harem” of females—sometimes up to 20—to mate with.

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