I think we as humans give animals too much credit for higher level thinking.
Originally Posted by Paul335i
It appears that the moose eventually realized that the warden was trying to help him.
The moose was in shock. Did you see the heavy breathing? The beast was exhausted. I don't believe it was a matter of the moose understanding that the GW was helping but rather an instinctive matter,built-in primitive brain stem features if you will...like "don't move when you're in shock and 'trapped'.
Last edited by Sportsdad; 01-16-2013 at 04:22 PM.