So, I hope I don't bore you guys, but I'm putting together a fact book. Of random topics I like, and I love wolves. So I wanted to share some facts that I got with you (especially Team Jacob and Team Wolf fans. Here they are, not many, but I hope you like!
Ø Wolves are a carnivorous animal related to the dog.
Ø The height of an average wolf is between 26 and 32 inches at the shoulder.
Ø The length of a North American wolf can be between 4’6” and 6’6” from the muzzle to the tip of tail.
Ø Pack member numbers vary from two to thirty. The average pack size is six to eight.
Ø Wolf fur color varies from brown to pure white, gray, tan, or black.
Ø Wolf pups are born as late as early June, and sometimes they’re born early: in late February.
Ø A wolf’s sense of smell is 100 times greater than a human’s.
Ø A wolf pack has two hierarchies. One is for females, and one is for males.
Ø Wolves howl to greet each other, to indicate their location, to defend their territory, and to call the pack together.
Ø Wolf pups are ready to come out of the den at one month of age
Ø A wolf has 42 teeth
Ø The preferred diet of wolves includes bison, elk, moose, and caribou.
Ø Wolves in popular culture include the wolf from Little Red Riding Hood, and the Twilight Saga wolves.
Ø Wolves can reach speeds of up to 35 MPH