Timber wolfs may live 6 to 8 year in the wild however in captivity may live as long as 28 years.
Shoot in captivity. Fascinating, but makes me a little sad. The animals have large enclosures and hopefully a good life. Shoot at Langedrag near Tunhovd.
© Aslak Tronrud 2012
Wolf scat on top of a bunch of coyote scats.
Very fresh wolf tracks.
Nice wolf tracks in the mud.
The gray wolf or grey wolf (Canis lupus) is a canid native to the wilderness and remote areas of North America, Eurasia, and North Africa. It is the largest member of its family, with males averaging 43–45 kg (95–99 lb), and females 36–38.5 kg (79–84.9 lb). It is similar in general appearance and proportions to a German shepherd, or sled dog, but has a larger head, narrower chest, longer legs, straighter tail and bigger paws. Its winter fur is long...