Photo: Baby musk ox struts along

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baby ox

credit: Rick Derevan

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This young musk ox (Ovibos moschatus) was photographed in Nome, Alaska. The babies are born in the spring, typically between April and June, and young oxen tend to stay close to their mothers for the first two years of their lives.

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