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A carnivore related to the jackal and domestic dog, two species of wolves are recognized. One is C. lupus, the gray or timber wolf, which was once widely distributed in North America, Europe, and Asia. The other is Canis lupus rufus, the red wolf, which now only occurs in northeastern North Carolina and on St. Vincent's Island off the Gulf Coast of Florida.

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There are a number of endangered wolf subspecies, and they are as follows; the Red Wolf, Vancouver Island Wolf, Caspian Sea Wolf, Mexican Wolf, Arabian Wolf, Himalayan Wolf, Indian Wolf, Ethiopian Wolf, and Eastern Wolf.Currently The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species List did "list" …
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Answer I know of the gray, arctic, and red and u also have the timber wolf There is also a subspecies known as the Mexican wolf, though it is on the brink of extinction.
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It is an omnivore
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The role of the wolf is to produce nitrates into the earth, producing nitrates for trees to produce nitrogen into our air for us to survive.Answer.The wolf is a totemic animal for the Heiltsuk people along with the Beaver, Eagle, Salmon, Raven, and Killer Whale.
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the ethiopian wolf has a very fragile jaw but it is a predator
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This is more of how to be accepted amongst them. As much as to attract them. To begin with, wolves aren't really attracted to anything much accept a female in heat or a dead body. As I said, not much. But being accepted is another thing. Just submit yourself if you are trying for a low acceptance. …
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Largest? How are you measuring? Height would probably be the Borzoi (Russian Wolfhound) or an Irish Deerhound. Weight is the English Mastiff (including one at 328 lbs). The heaviest dog/canine is the Old English Mastiff (correct name Mastiff, but commonley still called English Mastiff or Old Engli…
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Answer A wolf pack works together by following the Alpha, or leader. There is usually a Alpha male wolf with his mate which would be the Alpha female. Only the Alphas can mate, the rest of the pack cannot. Alpha dogs decide where they live, what food they eat and how they get it. Think of it as o…
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Yes, wolves can bark. They can also howl, whine, and make other sounds. Wolves rarely bark like dogs. Instead they use a low-in-tone short bark, usually used to warn pack mates of intruders. Answer Wolves can bark, though they are most famous for their howl. Many stories have wolves in them, and the…
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The leader of a wolf pack is the Alpha Female. She leads the hunts, and her mate, the Alpha Male, is second in command. The strongest wolves are the Betas; they protect the pack. Omegas, are in fact highly respected and are the third highest rank, they specialise in calming hostility.
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It really depends on the type. Wolves can live in almost any place. They could live in the forest, woods, and even the tundra and cold places (like the Arctic wolf). You won't see wolves in the tropics, or anywhere highly populated with humans but some might wander into places like that for short …
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the digestive system of a gray wolf can eat large amounts of meat in a short period of time and then not eat for a few days i am sorry if this is not the answer you re looking for but i am only ten ( p.s. my name is jessica ) .
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Answer no But there are coyotes...
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Wolfs travel in packs because they depend on each other to live. The also travel in packs so finding a mate would be easier, and they travel in packs because catching prey would be easier and getting more would be too.
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Yes, coyotes and grey wolves are both canines and are very closely related to each other. Both species share a common ancestor, being the Canis lepophagus, and are still genetically close enough to hybridize and produce fertile offsprings called "coywolves". In fact, the two have hybridized in the w…
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Since a wolf pack will belong to a certain territory of their own with distinct borders I wouldn't say so.
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Wolves use a variety of communications including body laungauge and noises. Shaun Ellis is a man who lived with wolves and became one. he has two books out and you can find information about this if you type in his name and search. An amazing and reliable source, my sister and her family met him at …
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Meat, specifically regurgitated meat that their parents and other members of the pack give them. Once the pups get older and are able to leave the den, they eat meat from the carcass like their older pack mates.
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The best dog is up to the individual person. Some people like mutts and some people like huskies, but when you buy a dog you choose it, and to you that's the one you think is the best.
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A pack is a collective noun for wolves. A pack if wolves is a group of wolves wandering in together looking for food, water and protection.
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It is a little pup......A pup or puppy. People often make a mistake of calling the offspring of a wolf a cub, but the term cub applies for big cat and bear offspring. Think of it this way, a dog is technically a type of wolf because a dog is the subspecies of a gray wolf. Do you call dog offspring …
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A 2002 estimate places the number of gray wolves worldwide at about 300,000. Reference.com says that about 5,000 live in the lower 48 states of the United States, while between 7,000 and 11,000 live in Alaska. The gray wolf is considered an IUCN Species of Least Concern. The red wolf is conside…
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The Wolf (Canis Lupus) is a bigger, furrier and wilder animal but is related to the dog. Answer: The Gray Wolf, also called the Timber Wolf or just wolf (Canis lupus), is the largest living member of the canine family and can weigh 90-175 pounds. They can be colored gray, brown, white, black, or …
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In order to own a wild/dangerous animal in the United Kingdom you require a a DWA License. For more information on, and how to get a, DWA license.
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There would be no woods, forests and very little shade.
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Timber wolf's can be 26-33 inches height, 6.5 feet length, and weigh up to 175 pounds.
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Up to 6 ft'11 inches on their hind legs, and 8ft 7inches from nose to tail, this is of course maximum height like human gigantism. At the shoulder, a wolf stands at around 3 to 4 feet.
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They do actually, and will mostly bark if they are stressed, frightened, trying to get another pack member's attention, curious or alarmed at something. A wolf's bark is a bit softer and quieter than a dog's and is only reserved for short-distance communication. If they have to communicate with a pa…
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it sounds mostly like a dogs howl. they are both of the canis lupus family. If you've heard a bloodhound....I'd say it sounds mostly like that.
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Wolves eat meat. They eat bison, moose, caribou, elk, rabbits and other small mammals, gazelle and occasionally foxes and bear cubs.pretty much any form of meat it can find on very rae ocurrences they will eat roots of small plants but scince as a pack they can kill anything that doesn't usally happ…
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A young wolf is called a pup or a whelp.the name of a young wolf is called an pup
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8 to 9 years about 20 years.
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A pack usually produces a single litter unless the breeding male mates with one or more subordinate females. Thus, there can be multiple mates through the life span.
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by the pitch in its voice
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It hardly ever happens, but since coyotes have killed humans on occasion and wolves are larger and more fierce, they can more than likely kill humans as well Actually, there have been NO documented killings by wolves. Like any large carnivore, they definitely have the means to kill a human... they …
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Actually their is no type of wolf in Massachusetts's. Why, because they are extinct. Yes Grey wolves were spotted in Massachusetts many many years ago. The only wild dogs found in Massachusetts today are the Eastern coyote, Grey fox, and red fox.
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yes unless the wolf is a pup it willed probably will get killed.
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A group of wolves is called a pack or route.a pack or stuff youA group of wolves is called a pack.a group of wolves is called a 'Pack'.A pack. A pack of wolvesA Wolf pack or a pack of Wolves.a group of wolves is called a pack. gray wolves travel in packs so they can kill big animals such as moose. g…
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You may not be able to find exactly the Saarloos but there are many wolf hybrid breeders in the States. You might also want to search Czechoslovakian Wolfdog, they are the same mix of German shepherd and wolf.
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Timber Wolves The Timber Wolf is another name for a Grey Wolf. It is native to the United States and Canada, and they come in many different colors and will give birth once a year.
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Wolves are hunted because they are murderers who kill for fun. They destroy other livestock and cost farmers and ranchers lots of money. Yes they are beautiful creatures, but they need to be managed by the ones who are affected by them. Not by the ones who just think they are sweet animals who live …
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Big, with quite small eyes and small ears.This is a small description of a wolf.
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Gray Wolves live in the rocky mountains.No that is not the case everywhere. Gray wovles also live in the wild near Minnesota and Wisconson. Gray wolves are found in North America, Europe, Asia, and the arctic.they live in AntarcticaGray wolves still live in Alaska, Canada and Asia. There are few rem…
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Yes, wolves are related to dogs. They all come from the canine family. Dogs descend from wild wolves and they share lots of behavioral traits such as marking territory and barking just like cats are related to lions. They are all part of the Feline family. The above is partially misleading. Almos…
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Wolves howl to claim territory as a starter. They also howl during combat with another pack, but they mak their howl wavy so it sounds like there are more then there really are in the pack. Lastly wolves how to signal messages such as "let's meet up".It's how they strengthen their bonds to each othe…
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A baby wolf is called a wolf pup.a baby wolfwolf cubi think its called a pup Wolf cub is most often used but a pup is also correct.
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A female wolf is called a bitch. She-wolf can also be used. If the female is the head of the pack or the mate to the Alpha-male (male that is leader of the pack) she is called the Alpha-female. However, nowadays they are simply referred to as the breeding female and the breeding male. or the br…
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Answer Wolves drink water just like a dog drinks, standing up and lowering it's head to the water. It then laps up the water with it' special shaped tongue, rather like the shape of a spoon or a dish, which stops the water from falling of it's tongue. Wolves drink at waterholes or from water th…
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The same way as a dog, it laps it up with its tongue.
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10-12 feet high hope's that helps!
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wolves can jump as far as around 15 feet and around 12 feet high.Wolf Can Jump As High As A Story Building?
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there is probably about 1,000-500 grey wolves left ---------------------------------- I believe there is more than that. Tundra and Gray wolves are well-populated. The Red wolf, however, is critically endangered. There might be more, but the only endangered wolf species I know is the Red wol…
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You can't legally buy a wolf unless you have a licence to do so. But if you really want one, why not be one? Go to WolfQuest.com and download a game where you area wolf who has just left his/her pack to look for a mate and have pups. I really recommend it as it is a brilliant addicting game you a al…
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An adult female wolf weighs from 95-169 pounds and a male wolf weighs from 100-175 pounds.
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Grey Wolves run at 45 mph normally, however the fastest wolf was a black timber wolf clocked at 57 mph.38 mph30 to 35 MPH.
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Answer A male wolf is called a dogwhat are wovles male nameDepends on the class, alpha, beta, and omega.
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A she wolf
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Wolves don't have any natural predators, except for humans. Enemies, though, range from those animals that they hunt for food (like elk, bison, deer and moose) to animals that are in competition for their food (coyotes, grizzly bears, black bears, cougars/mountain lions, wolverines and foxes). Other…
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Endangered species are commonly endangered because humans destroy their homes (to expand cities, for the natural resources there, etc.); because humans hunt, trap, kill, shoot, poisoned, ecettera, animals; and so on and so forth.Arabian wolves are endangered for the following reaons:The climate of t…
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Answer no. Wolves have no regular sleeping pattern but they do seem to do most of their hunting at night, and for the most part, they're nocturnal. Also, wolves love cold whether and seem to enjoy playing the snow.
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The largest wolves are Arctic wolves and Gray wolves. They are both 4 - 7 feet long and weigh 175 - 176 pounds at average and also weigh over 200 pounds. The largest wolf ever that I have heard of was shot and weighed 240 pounds, though that record has not been published on websites or books.
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Redwolves hear a preaditor comming and run away, that's 1 way thay use stimulus
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There were wolves in Vermont. Wolves were wiped out of Vermont in the 19th century when the motto was, "The only good wolf is a dead wolf." Recently there have been 'sightings', but only one proved case of a single wolf in Vermont.
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I had one hit my trk on. I91 near putney,Vt. 2/25/12 at 0340 am. Not sure if he died or not . Couldn't see him anywhere when I stopped. I'm pretty sure it was a wolf. It was big.
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The wolves lean muscles help the wolf to run after the prey it is catching. Sharp canines to rip open the toughest deer hides. Deadly claw, for gripping the prey and pinning it down. Arctic wolf- White fur coat so it is almost unable to see.
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Some things that eat wolves include: Bears Adult Mountain Lions lots of things but the mane thing that eats wolves is humans! pirranian mountain dogs kill them and i think bears may as well Ravens, magpies and beetles will eat a wolf carcass. Other wolves will eat a wolf too, particularly one t…
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Wolves are carnivores: they eat meat. They eat meat such as deer, bears, moose, ox and also more.Wolves eat meat, so that means other animals. Wolves are carnivores (meat eaters) but they will eat other foods as well. Their diet ranges from big game, such as elk and moose, to earthworms, berries and…
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the Arctic Wolf and the Mackenzie Valley Wolf, also known as the Canadian Timber Wolf. Both are a subspecies of the Grey Wolf. The average weight of both are 50-65/70kg, or 110-155lbs. the largest wolf on record is an Alaskan Wolf at 175lbs, or 80kg, 1944, in Bulgaria. Even so, the largest wolves th…
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Yes they do. GREY wolves do. BUT the other wolves DON'T.
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a baby wolf is commonly referred as a pup
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Wolves get there water from rivers and lakes if the rivers are dried up they are forced to move their pack elsewhere.
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A wolf offspring will have the same coat coloring, sharp teeth, and pointed muzzle. Coat coloring depends on the specific wolf species and vary geographically.
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The size of a wolf varies depending on where it is found. Smaller sizes tend to be found in the southern portion of wolf range and larger sizes in the northern portion. Females tend to be slightly smaller than males. The average size of males is 5 to 6.5 feet long (tip of nose to tip of tail), 26 to…
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No, wolves do not hibernate. They are active all four seasons of the year. Wolves do not hibernate , instead they grow a lot of winter fur to protect them from the cold.No, they don't.No, they are actually very well suited for winter without hibernating. They can stand temperatures of up to -94 F q…
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There are really two stages to that question:1) A wolf is a strong, predatory animal, easily capable of killing creatures a lot bigger and tougher than humans. Should they decide to, they CAN be very, very dangerous.2) Generally, wolves are shy and retreating, and fear humans. Attacks on humans are …
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Even though there dogs they are also canevoirs so there most likely to eat men the woman No, wolves attack people when they feel people are getting to close to their pups or is threatening them in other ways. Wolves do not eat humans and rarely attacks. And they are not dogs.
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Among the lower 48 states, Minnesota is unique because it supports a large number of timber wolves. A full grown timber wolf weighs from 70 to 100 pounds. Powerfully built with steel-strong jaws, muscular legs, and large feet, the wolf is an efficient predator. A typical Minnesota wolf is mixed gray…
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Yes, timber wolves, also known as gray wolves, live in the northern part of Minnesota where they have a large population of deer and other wild animals to feed upon. Once endangered due to hunting, their population has grown significantly in the last 20 years.
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Meat or what ever it catches. Additional Info; The Timber Wolf is know for it's skilled hunting practices, they can bring down Elk, Caribou, Moose, and Deer. Even Bison, and Muskoxen are within their hunting range. They will prey on smaller animals as well, such as Hares, Beavers, Birds, and other …
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No a wolf will not eat a fox? A wolf might kill a fox ONLY IF the fox attacks the wolf or kills a baby. That is because a wolf in a cousin to the fox.
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Answer: Without wolves to keep prey-animal populations down, animal species including elk, caribou, deer ,rabbits ,hares , mountain goats, and moose would overpopulate. There would be too many of these animals around for there to be enough grass and plant matter to feed them. The animals would eat a…
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The Grey Wolf is listed under "LC" (Least Concern) on the scale of conservation. However, in certain regions they are endangered. This means that under global circumstances, they are in no danger, but their range may be receeding further.  Wolves have been on the endangered species list in th…
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That really depends upon the species and the age of the wolf in question. They can weigh up to 100 pounds or more. The largest of wolves can weigh 165 pounds or more. A standard Grey wolf would weigh about 75 to 125 pounds. This would vary somewhat with, say, arctic wolves who are somewhat smalle…
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it eats humansIt is good to go with the wikipedia on gray wolfs also known as timber wolf wich will be provided in the related links box belowIt is good to go with the wikipedia on gray wolfs also known as timber wolf wich will be provided in the related links box belowdeer
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Yes people hunt and eat wolves BUT THEY ARE ALL SICK! People don't eat wolf meat rather eat cow meat.There'll be an oddball somewhere that has tried anything, but as a rule - no. Carnivores can carry nasty parasites that can transfer to humans, so it's really not advisable.
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six kinds of wolves.
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Wolves take very good care of their young, or pups. Their parental skills have even been compared with that of the Great Apes. Pups are born in the spring, and all the throughout the summer, the entire pack works together to care for, and feed the pups. Sometimes, a wolf will even go hungry in order…
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There are three species of wolves: the Red Wolf, the Gray Wolf, and the Ethiopian Wolf. There are a lot more subspecies of wolves, such as: Mexican WolfEastern WolfManed WolfArctic WolfIberian WolfEurasian WolfAlexander Archipelago wolfAlaskan WolfAlaskan Tundra WolfGreenland WolfKishida WolfManito…
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Wolves protect themselves from the elements with their thick fur coats. They also seek shelter in caves. They protect themselves from predators by being quick, and having sharp teeth and claws.they can yous their their teeth to bite and claws to cutthey use there claws and teeth to fight there enemi…
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Well they are animals and may be scary only because they feel intimidated by humans only because humans have effected their ecosystem the most even by picking up a piece of rubber on the ground is helping the wolves and other animals . Wolves are important because they may kill things with meet in t…
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This animal is endangered because farmers kill them so they don't eat their farm animals like cows and chickens.i only know 3 reasons 1. habitat loss 2. poachers (people hunting them) 3. red wolves mating with coyotes (makes them no longer a red wolf)sometimes because of interbreeding, hunters, or b…
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Wolves that reach maturity generally live 6 to 10 years in the wild, although in captivity they can live to twice that age.most don't live near the age of ten if its a wild wolf. if its a captive born wolf, then probably around 15-20
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It depends on the species of wolf, but most male wolves weigh 70-110 pounds.
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It depends what type, gray wolves are found mainly in Russia, Canada, Alaska, Asia, Canada. In certain states like Minnesota, Idaho, Michigan, Wyoming, Montana, Arizona and Wisconsin.
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Answer No. Wolves try to avoid other wolf packs as much as possible. If they do meet, the encounter is usually violent and sometimes fatal. They have even been known to allow injured prey to escape if it crosses a boundary of another pack's territory. Scent-marking and howling are ways to communi…
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Wolves survive by living in packs. They hunt togther, providing food to the entire pack.The often travel behind elk herds during winter when they migrate, to ensure they still have food to eat. They also fight off enemies and mark territory to warn other animals that they are residing there.
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Yes a wolf can eat a dog. Do you ever want to eat you sibling??? Well, I'll bet a dog does to!!!
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yes a Wolf can eat a pig
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Very much like other canines, the wolf excretes when the nutrients have been absorbed, Wolves tend to feast while available and then go for days without feeding, so there is not the same cyclic pattern as domesticated canines.
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The same way as dogs. After all, dogs originally came from wolf.
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