|Elk, Cervus canadensis|
This little one is an adolescent.
Also known as Wapiti and is the largest species within the deer family.
Elk can live up to thirteen years in the wild. Males are larger and weight more than the females, they can weight up to 330 kg. Their gestation period is anywhere from 240 to 262 days.
Males will develop antlers that they shed during the winter.