When do Maine moose lose their antlers?

Answer Maine moose shed their antlers after mating season, and in late December (typically before Christmas). Only the males grow antlers, and a "rack" can reach 5 feet across. Still, finding a shed pair ... Read More »

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Do moose lose their antlers every year?

Male moose begin growing antlers--which can ultimately weigh more than 60 pounds--early in the spring. Bull moose antlers reach maturity by the end of summer and are shed annually during late fall ... Read More »

Do moose have antlers?

Each year, a male moose grows wide antlers that can measure up to 6 feet in diameter. The moose retains his antlers throughout the mating season in spring and summer, sheds them during the fall or ... Read More »

How to Mount Moose Antlers?

Mounted moose antlers can be a decorative addition to a rec or game room. Mounting just the antlers rather than a taxidermist's mount of the head reduces the cost of the trophy and makes it a do-it... Read More »

When do moose drop their antlers?

Moose drop their antlers after breeding season, in late fall, early winter. Younger moose sometimes keep their antlers into early spring. Antlers begin to grow back in March and April, and reach fu... Read More »