Trap-related injuries to gray wolves in Minnesota

Journal of Wildlife Management
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Abstract

Gray wolves (Canis lupus) captured in traps with toothed jaws offset 1.8 cm incurred fewer injuries than those captured in 3 other types of steel traps. Few wolves seriously damaged canine or carnassial teeth while in traps.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Trap-related injuries to gray wolves in Minnesota
Series title Journal of Wildlife Management
DOI 10.2307/3801494
Volume 50
Issue 1
Year Published 1986
Language English
Publisher Wiley
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 2 p.
First page 90
Last page 91
Country United States
State Minnesota