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Did you know . . . Did you know that the black fur of some North American wolves is the result of long-ago dalliances with domestic dogs? Wolves are believed to have picked up the black-coat mutation some 12,000-15,000 years … Continue reading

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VITAL. NOT VICIOUS. Wolves are a critical keystone species in a healthy ecosystem. A keystone species is often, but not always, a predator – like the wolf. Outnumbered greatly by their prey, predators can control the distribution, population, and behavior … Continue reading

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A wolf pup’s first home is the den – it’s like a nursery! The den is simply a cave or hole and can be dug under a boulder, among tree roots, between rocks, or in the ground. Dens are often … Continue reading

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