Posts Categorized: Gray Wolf

Wolf, © Michael S. Quinton, National Geographic Stock

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Washington Wildlife Officials Issue Kill Order for Huckleberry Wolf Pack; Illinois Adds Wolves as a Protected Species; Keeping our Sights on OR-7; Yawning is contagious – even in wolves!

Photo by Ian M Dutton

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Congressman DeFazio requests wolf protection zone outside Yellowstone National Park; Great news for wolves in Washington; Update on Idaho’s wolf control board; Washington’s residents want wolves protected; Update on pups rescued from Alaska fire.

Mexican gray wolf and pup, © Joel Sartore

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Rancher Says Coexistence is the Path Forward: After losing ewes and newborn lambs to wolves over the past four years, John Peavey of Flat Top Ranch in Idaho has moved his lambing operation 20 miles south away from core wolf range avoid conflict with wolves during this vulnerable time.

Wolf, © Sandy Sisti

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Japanese researchers released a study this month showing that gray wolves use their eyes to communicate with each other. The team of scientists examined the eyes of over 20 different types of canid species – including wolves, foxes, dogs – concluding that those animals with the most visible eyes are also the most social animals.

Wolves, © Eilish Palmer

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Montana proposes excessive new wolf quota for landowners; Notes from this week’s successful tours of Idaho’s Wood River Wolf Project; Stand up for endangered red wolves; With your help, we are putting pressure on Governor Otter in Idaho.