The annual elk rut this time of year really gets the males going. This particular elk was chasing after a female in Utah, and had a little accident while attempting to jump over a fence.
I’ve seen some guys at the bar do some pretty similar stuff when they’re interested in a female. It’s comforting to know that we aren’t the only species that acts like idiots when we’re after a mate.
“This big guy was so focused on chasing a cow elk, he didn’t notice Biologist Brian Maxfield in his truck nearby, or the fence. The bull continued chasing the cow, acting like nothing happened. “