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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
Publisher Canadian Field-Naturalist
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 2 p.
First page 654
Last page 655