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With temperatures reaching over 90°F, the wolves have been all tongues this week… Wolves (like dogs) will stay cool by panting to evaporate heat and moisture off their tongue. Panting is especially effective for wolves. A wolf’s elongated muzzle and … Continue reading

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How do wolves respond to sub-zero temperatures? They bask. Wild Arctic gray wolves (Canis lupus arctos) live primarily in the Arctic, the region located above 67° north latitude. These fascinating creatures are designed by the pressures of nature and are … 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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