Ghostly gray moose bugged by ticks March 26, 2016 Idaho,

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Ghostly gray moose bugged by ticks March 26, 2016 Idaho, The Spokesman-Review
... The so-called “ghost” moose wandering around the region are likely infested with ticks.  “Moose can experience tick infestations that start in mid-September, but the problem is not clearly visible to people until late in the following winter,” ... some moose die from factors such as loss of blood, hypothermia because of hair loss ...

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