My wife and I have the head of an African impala mounted on the wall over our fireplace. It was a gift from my brother-in-law, who was careful to make sure all the ethics were in order when he presented it to us. 547 more words
Tags » Ungulates
A couple of close calls — including one near Bow Falls where someone punched a protective mother elk in the nose — have led to a timely reminder that it’s calving season. 397 more words
First Nations and wildlife groups are asking provincial election candidates to make a commitment to address chronic wasting disease as it threatens wildlife across Alberta. 698 more words
It happens regularly in nature, but there’s not always eyewitnesses.
On Saturday, a wolf pursued and killed an elk near the Castle junction — close to the bridge crossing on the road connecting the Trans-Canada Highway to the Bow Valley Parkway. 210 more words