04/06/2013 06:05 BST | Updated 06/06/2013 10:21 BST

Moose Gets Frisky With Statue In Colorado (PICTURES)

A lonely and confused moose in Colorado has found a new mate, but his his preferred partner has caused quite a stir with the neighbours.

The bull moose has been mounting a statue in the Grand Lake suburb every morning, according to 9 News. But despite his amorous advances, his counterpart remains cold.

Visitors have gathered to take pictures of tragic romance as the moose valiantly attempts to woo his static lover.

Take a look below: