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Moose spotted in southwestern Shawano Co.


By Ashley Gatz

WITTENBERG (WAOW) -- A moose has been spotted near Wittenberg.

As you can see, this is a picture of a small bull moose taken Wednesday, Oct. 15 evening, munching on cattails surrounding a pond on private property.

Since then, the moose has been spotted near the intersection of Highway 45 and 29.

The DNR is asking antlerless deer hunters who are in the woods this week to take speical care in identifying their target.

Moose are a protected animal in the state of Wisconsin.

Online Reporter: Ashley Gatz

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