A video on social media of a moose in obvious distress has come to the attention of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.

The video shows a live moose being dragged behind a truck in the Killarney area on Saturday morning.
The ministry confirms the investigation is underway.

The video was taken by a witness on the side of Highway 637 shows the moose being dragged by a rope around its’ neck behind a dark pickup.
The animal appeared to be in severe distress with blood coming from its snout and its legs also appeared to be moving.

Anyone with information is asked to call the ministry tip line or Crimestoppers.