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31

Jul

Oregon’s famous gray wolf has at least 3 pups
Wildlife cameras have captured photos of 3 different pups, and biologists suspect there could be more.

16

Jul

Wolves have been intertwined with humans since time immemorial. How much do you know about this important animal? Take the quiz.

Wolves have been intertwined with humans since time immemorial. How much do you know about this important animal? Take the quiz.

The big carnivores are in trouble — and that’s no little thingThe majority of Earth’s largest carnivores are threatened with extinction, and the trickle-down effects of that decline can be seen everywhere.

The big carnivores are in trouble — and that’s no little thing
The majority of Earth’s largest carnivores are threatened with extinction, and the trickle-down effects of that decline can be seen everywhere.

17

Jan

Dogs’ closest wolf ancestors went extinctNew genetic testing suggests that wolves and dogs split as species between 9,000 and 34,000 years ago.

Dogs’ closest wolf ancestors went extinct
New genetic testing suggests that wolves and dogs split as species between 9,000 and 34,000 years ago.

22

Aug

Wolves howl to keep in touch with friendsHowling rates seem to be tied to how much ‘quality time’ the communicating wolves spend with one another.

Wolves howl to keep in touch with friends
Howling rates seem to be tied to how much ‘quality time’ the communicating wolves spend with one another.

30

Jul

How Yellowstone wolves are helping grizzly bears fatten upThe wolves are making sure that the bears have more berries to eat before hibernation season begins.

How Yellowstone wolves are helping grizzly bears fatten up
The wolves are making sure that the bears have more berries to eat before hibernation season begins.

24

Jul

Computer program IDs wolves’ signature howlsWolves use howling to help mark out territory, and now conservations can more easily track wolves’ movements by their howls.

Computer program IDs wolves’ signature howls
Wolves use howling to help mark out territory, and now conservations can more easily track wolves’ movements by their howls.

02

Jun

Photos of the day: Fluffy Arctic wolf pups emerge from den
See more wolf photos.

30

Mar

Want your own ‘Game of Thrones’ dire wolf?
For over 25 years, the National American Alsatian Breeder’s Club has been overseeing a project to replicate the physical characteristics of the extinct dire wolf.

Want your own ‘Game of Thrones’ dire wolf?

For over 25 years, the National American Alsatian Breeder’s Club has been overseeing a project to replicate the physical characteristics of the extinct dire wolf.

26

Mar

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Europäischer Wolf (by CROW1973)

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Europäischer Wolf (by CROW1973)