Outdoors

20 wild animals to steer clear of during mating season

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Elk

Like the other antlered animals, elk get into some intense battles over the right to mate. But what makes elk special is their mating call, which sounds something like a demon baby being sucked into the netherworld. It’s not exactly easy listening, but we can see how it might get a potential partner’s attention.

 

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