Feds wildlife officials are implementing a new rule that prohibits predator control on national wildlife refuges in more than 73 million acres of land of Alaska.
Wolf species apparently have "language" dialects just like humans. Researchers have found that wolves have howling dialects.
Scientists have taken a closer look at the evolutionary history of the domestic dog and have found that ancient hybridization was key to the origins of the dog.
For the first time in years, northern California has its very own wolf pack. Researchers have spotted seven wolves in southern Siskiyou County this month, which shows that the wolf population may be rebounding.
New findings published in the journal Current Biology show that East Africa's "golden jackal's" are actually "golden wolves." This doglike species that was thought to populate parts of East Africa and Eurasia is not just one but two species, according to researchers.
Could monkeys have "pet" wolves? Scientists have taken a closer look at the relationship between Ethiopian wolves and gelada monkeys and have found that even though the monkeys are prey, the wolves don't attack them.
Our connection with dogs may go back as much as 27,000 to 40,000 years. Scientists have uncovered an ancient Taimyr wolf bone that reveals a bit more about our relationship with our canine companions.
Scientists have long assumed that humans preferred particularly tolerant animals for breeding. Now, though, researchers have found that this may not be the case.
Only three wolves remain in Isle Royal National Park. Researchers conducted their annual Winter Study in the park and have found that the group of wolves is at an unprecedented low, showing a sharp decline from the nine wolves seen last winter.
Dogs have earned the phrase "man's best friend" for quite some time. They've believed to have been domesticated since 15,000 years ago, evolving from wolves just about when humans were making their first settlements.
Dogs are man's best friend, but have you ever wondered why they cooperate so well? Scientists have examined the origins of this dog-human relationship and have found that it stems from wolf behavior.