Somehow he always managed to get between her and the bison – even when she didn't know they were close.
You will be offered Elk and Bison meat while you're here.
Is it bison or buffalo?
I don't think anyone really knows, but bison is the correct term.
Aaron seemed to be a little wary of the bison, which wasn't altogether a bad thing.
The bison were grazing in the distance.
"They were up by the fence last night," Rob said, watching the bison nervously.
Bison can jump six feet high.
Her gaze brushed past him and rested on Aaron, who was eyeing the bison with obvious concern.
Are you thinking about running from the bison, Gerald?
I'll lock the bison out.
She locked the bison out of the pasture surrounding the pond and joined the men by the footbridge.
The bison were drifting through the gate as she got to the footbridge.
The bison were grazing all around the pond.
The hay ride across the field with bison grazing was exciting.
The Asiatic elephant; the seladang, a bison of a larger type than the Indian gaur; two varieties of rhinoceros; the honey bear (bruang), the tapir, the sambhur (rusa); the speckled deer (kijang), three varieties of mouse-deer (napoh, plandok and kanchil); the gibbon (ungka or wawa'), the siamang, another species of anthropoid ape, the brok or coco-nut monkey, so called because it is trained by the Malays to gather the nuts from the coco-nut trees, the lotong, kra, and at least twenty other kinds of monkey; the binturong (arctictis binturong), the lemur; the Asiatic tiger, the black panther, the leopard, the large wild cat (harimau akar), several varieties of jungle cat; the wild boar, the wild dog; the flying squirrel,.
The bones of Pleistocene mammals, the rhinoceros, mammoth, bison, hyaena, &c., have been found at numerous places, often in caves and fissures in the limestones, e.g.
Bears, wolves, bison, deer, wild turkeys and wild pigeons were common in the primeval forests of Ohio, but they long ago disappeared.
GAUR, the native name of the wild ox, Bos (Bibos) gaurus, of India, miscalled bison by sportsmen.
The first section is that of the Bovinae, which includes buffaloes, bison and oxen.
All the species may be included in the genus Bos, with several subgeneric divisions (see Anoa, Aurochs, Bantin, Bison, Buffalo, Gaur, Gayal, Ox and YAK).
Originally great herds of bison roamed over the Texas plains, and deer, bears and wolves were numerous, especially in the forests.
The few remaining bison are on a ranch near Goodnight, in Armstrong county, where they have been crossed with polled Angus cattle.
The bison and elk long ago disappeared, but black bear and deer are found in the unsettled part of the state.
The bison, which once ranged the plains in large herds, have been exterminated; the moose and the elk are found only occasionally in the wilder regions; mountain sheep, antelope, black and grizzly bears, wolves, coyotes and lynx (" wild cats ") are also becoming rare.
The herds of bison, antelope and elk that once roamed the prairies have vanished, but a few mountain sheep still graze on the grass-covered mesas in inaccessible portions of the Bad Lands.
2 The early settlers found the bones of the bison scattered over the prairies, and after the construction of railways the gathering and shipping of these for use in sugar refining and in the manufacture of superphosphate became temporarily a profitable industry.
Stories were told of its attacking the bison, and it has been reported to carry off the carcase of a wapiti, weighing nearly 1000 lb, for a considerable distance to its den, there to devour it at leisure.
It contains many fine buildings, designed on the most modern lines, but its special feature is a series of spacious enlosures for large herds of bison and deer.
Two races of the American bison have been distinguished - the typical prairie form, and the woodland race, B.
The bison and elk have disappeared.
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
So butchers rake the tongues of bison out of the prairie grass, regardless of the torn and drooping plant.
Even the bison, to some extent, keeps pace with the seasons cropping the pastures of the Colorado only till a greener and sweeter grass awaits him by the Yellowstone.