(WFLA) — A uncommon white moose who gained fame all over the world could possibly be shot, in response to reviews in Swedish media.
Based on Sweden’s native information, police say the uncommon animal, now named Ferdinand, might need to be executed as a result of it charged at a lady who was out strolling her canine.
Arvika police chief Christer Lööf stated hunters are going to attempt to first chase the good elk away from the residential space.
The white moose went viral this August after it was caught on digital camera taking a dip in a Sweden stream.
Videographer Lasse Dybdahl, who shot the video above, advised WFLA Information Channel eight’s Lila Gross he by no means had an issue approaching the moose.
Dybdahl stated the uncommon creature was properly behaved and by no means confirmed any indicators of aggression whereas he filmed from 30 ft away.
“It has been calm in my conferences. It has gone and grazed and settled down,” Dybdahl stated.
Dybdahl stated he has adopted the moose for three years, capturing spectacular pictures of it in Arvika, Sweden.
“It is a wonderful and majestic animal,” Dybdahl stated.
The BBC stated there are solely about one hundred white moose within the nation. In response to the BBC, “The moose aren’t albino, however develop white fur from a genetic mutation.”
As of Tuesday afternoon, an on-line petition protesting towards the choice to kill the elkhad greater than thirteen,000 signatures.