The gray wolf slightly resembles a large German shepherd, and its coat color is typically a mixture of gray, white and brown, though some wolves have solid coat colors of white, brown and black. Wolves are 3 to 5 feet lo... More »

Wolves are carnivorous mammals that belong to the dog family. They are the largest members of this family and can weigh up to 175 pounds when fully grown. There are two types of wolves: gray wolves, which are the most co... More »

Arctic wolves are a subspecies of the grey wolf, originally native to the northern hemisphere north of 15 degrees north latitude. Behaviorally they are identical to other grey wolves. Arctic wolves live in packs ranging ... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Wolves

The red wolf is one of only two species of wolves, the other species being its bigger cousin, the gray wolf. A wolf eats up to 20 pounds of food in one meal. Red wolves eat small mammals, such as rabbits, rodents and dee... More »

There is no specific name female wolves, but sometimes they are referred to as she-wolves. Together with the alpha male, the female leads the wolf pack. More »

The gray wolf is kept in parks and zoos in Colorado, but there are no wolves in the wild. Gray wolves were hunted for attacking livestock and have not existed in the wild within the state since the late 1930s. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Wolves

The gray wolf is a wild canine that lives throughout much of northern North America and the Rocky Mountains. Its coat is usually a shade of gray with brown mixed in, although some individuals are solid black or white. Gr... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Wolves