Rare Moose Triplets Spotted in Canada

Published 29 Jun 2018, 14:32 BST
Rare Moose Triplets Spotted in Canada
Rare Moose Triplets Spotted in Canada

This is an extremely rare sighting of moose triplets. National Geographic Explorer Rolf Peterson has seen triplets once and in a remote camera photograph but locals from Alberta, Canada, saw these three outside their house in Didsbury.

Triplets are rare, but twins are more common. The chances a cow moose will have a multiple birth increase if it is well-nourished and safe during pregnancy. In encounters like these, it’s very important to keep your distance from a mother moose and her calves.

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