Sometimes you’re not supposed to go outside unless you NEED to, and sometimes, even when you Need something from the store mother nature tells you to slow your roll, take a deep breath, and wait.
Because you do not argue with a Moose. This was a fairly young male I think. He’s got the base for his antlers, but he isn’t all that big yet. Here in Homer many of the Moose that pass directly through town, and hang out near it tend to be females, or young males. Our population on the peninsula is relatively small compared to say the Mat-Su Valley, or the North Star Borough. But they are still bigger than a horse.