Category Archives: Red Wolves

PUPDATE — At almost 8 weeks old, the red wolf pups are active romping and wrestling with one another! Beyond being great fun for the siblings, the pups are sharpening important skills, strengthening family bonds, and establishing their social status … Continue reading

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Participating in a howl is critical in a wolf pup’s development. Pups might first begin to squeak out un-solicited howls at just a couple of weeks old. But once their ears open and hearing improves at around one month, wolf … Continue reading

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The almost 7-week-old red wolf pups took notice when they heard Mexican gray wolf Rhett’s (M1133) alarm – and with good reason. Is danger near? A howl’s long low pitch is well suited for long distance transmission. Wolves can howl … Continue reading

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