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Musk Oxen, play-fighting in preparation for breeding season

Musk oxen are large cattle-like mammals that are about five feet tall. They eat lichens and arctic willow.

Canada Muskox - The muskox (Ovibos moschatus, also spelled musk ox and musk-ox) is an Arctic mammal of the family Bovidae, noted for its thick coat and for the strong odor emitted during the seasonal rut by males, from which its name derives. This musky odor is used to attract females during mating season. Muskoxen primarily live in the Canadian Arctic

Canada Muskox - The muskox (Ovibos moschatus, also spelled musk ox and musk-ox)…

Musk ox.

Hunters given ok to shoot strange Arctic beasts stranded on sea ice

The softest, warmest and most expensive fiber in the world. Musk ox, Greenland.

The softest, warmest and most expensive fiber in the world.

Musk Ox, Dovrefjell NP, Norway

I spent an exciting afternoon hiking up into the mountains and photographing these guys. It's a fair slog up to them but the scenery is wonderful and the musk ox are a just reward for your efforts!

The amazing Musk Ox - to meet this mammals on the "Top of Norway" was an great experience. Canon EOS1DXmkII Sigma 150-600S 1/125 f/80 Iso 800

The amazing Musk Ox - to meet this mammals on the "Top of Norway" was an great experience.

Musk Oxen

Musk-Ox Cows & Calves In A Defensive Lineup During Winter On The Seward Peninsula Near Nome Arctic Alaska Canvas Art - Milo Burcham Design Pics x