US wildlife experts are baffled by a “wolf-like” animal that was killed by a Montana farmer.
The rancher near the town of Denton shot the creature last week when it came within several hundred metres of his livestock, said officials.
State wildlife experts said they have been unable to pinpoint its species.
Bizarre theories have circulated online that it could be a werewolf, a young grizzly bear or a relative of Bigfoot.
“We have no idea what this was until we get a DNA report back,” a spokesman for the agency, Bruce Auchly, told the Great Falls Tribune.
I’ll go with some kind of extraterrestrial doggie.