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Angry moose puts Mass. logger on the run

Loggers are not typically fazed by the sight of a moose, but a Belchertown man ­encoun­tered a moose so quarrelsome he had to run for his life.

In late September, Peter Brown, 54, was in Shutesbury scoping out his current logging job when he returned to his skidder, a type of tractor used in logging, and saw a large moose by the vehicle.

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