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An example of endurance in an old wolf, Canis lupus

Canadian Field-Naturalist

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Abstract

An 11 to 13-year-old Arctic Wolf (Canis lupus arctos) was observed chasing a young Arctic Hare (Lepus arcticus) for 6 to 7 minutes and catching it. This provides an example of the degree of endurance of which an old wolf is capable.

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
An example of endurance in an old wolf, Canis lupus
Series title:
Canadian Field-Naturalist
Volume
111
Issue:
4
Year Published:
1997
Language:
English
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description:
654-655
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Canadian Field-Naturalist
First page:
654
Last page:
655