Packs are making a comeback. That’s an excitement for wildlife lovers. But wolves are still wolves, killing livestock and elk. Many Westerners are irritated. And so, the age old fight over land and foodstuff has begun anew.
Wolves are renowned because of their terrifying howl, which they use to communicate
Wolves are the largest members of the dog family. Adaptable gray wolves are by far the most common and were once found all over the Northern Hemisphere. But wolves and humans have a long adversarial history. Though they almost never attack humans, wolves are considered one of the animal world’s most fearsome natural villains. They do attack domestic animals, and countless wolves have been shot, trapped, and poisoned because of this tendency.