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The moose was released northeast of Finland on a spur road near Nine Mile Lake off of Cramer Road. "She was pretty feisty when we went to open the trailer door although she remained calm for the whole ride up there," biologist Mike Schrage said. "You can see patches of hair missing on her. Normal for this time of year. Moose are shedding their winter coats and they all carry a few winter ticks, which cause irritation and the moose scratch to get rid of them and break some of their hair off in the process...

Adventurous moose back in Finland

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Perhaps the moose was begging to be captured and sent back to Finland. Perhaps she had channelled the mantra sounded earlier in March from the St. Urho celebration and its "Wizard of Oz" theme. There's no place like Finland. There's no place like Finland.


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