Boom In Antler Pet Chews May Have Opened A Black Market

Moose and caribou antlers sit in a corner of the Alaska Fur Exchange in Anchorage. These large, high-quality antlers are unlikely to be cut down into pet chews and are mostly purchased by collectors.

Hunters are waking up to find their prized antlers have been stolen overnight in Alaska, where online ads offering cash for antlers have proliferated.

(Image credit: Zachariah Hughes/Alaska Public Media)

Source: NPR