Wildlife Animal Award Winning Photography

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Bull Elk bugling to cow Elk-001.tif

Bull elk makes famous mating call, called bugling to cow elk, in foreground. The Elk is the most abundant of the large mammals of Yellowstone National Park.  The bull elk are majestic in stature with a tremendous antler spread, and can reach the size of a large horse. Each mature bull elk gathers as many females (cows) as possible prior to the breeding season, and guards his harem from other bulls. .