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Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus, vlk ibersky) from ZOO Olomouc, Czech republic :aww:

Recently I somehow developed a soft spot for black animals - and this Iberian wolf really pleased me with unnusually dark colouring :D
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:camera: Canon 500D + Kit lens 55-250 IS
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INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:

Name: Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus)
Location: Northern parts of Spain and Portugal
Size: 120-140 cm long weight: 40 Kg (male), 30 Kg (female)
Diet: wild boars, rabbits, roe deer, red deer, ibexes, fish, carcasses
Conservation status: vulnerable / endangered
Interesting facts: there are 1500 – 2000 Iberian wolves in Spain and 300-400 in Portugal | Iberian wolves mate during the end of winter or at the beginning of spring. After 63-65 days, mother gives birth to 3-6 pups | wolves live in the packs and they chase their prey. They tend to hunt old or ill animals, so they play very important role of the health police | Iberian wolves are threatened by poachers, by forest fires and because of losing their natural habitat.

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:icongamingkittyunderbed:
GamingKittyUnderBed Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2014
Wow, that wolf is awesome :D
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madarcher48 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Looks so sad, stunning photograph.
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:iconsubarufoxboy:
Subarufoxboy Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013
He looks very sweet. I like that one floppy ear, gives him character :)
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ArtofBekSutton Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love this shot, such character :D
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OutBack-Art Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Professional Photographer
This image has been featured here: [link] :happybounce:
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:iconwoxys:
woxys Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013
thank you :aww:
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alvringer Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hello, I was wondering if I could use this photo as a reference? I really like the pose and the colours, I will credit you, of course!
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:iconwoxys:
woxys Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013
Yes, you can use it - just give me credit, please and send me a link to your finished work, I will fav it :D
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:iconartemis694:
Artemis694 Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013
The eyes the eyes.... those beautiful eyes! o:
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Shadow-o-Rabby Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013   General Artist
#x-Wolf-Paws-x has chosen to feature your piece. This has been placed in our featured folder at this time.
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:iconforever-drawing:
forever-drawing Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I love the colors of this wolf
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:iconcorustenebrae:
CorusTenebrae Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:clap:
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:iconcaseydecker:
CaseyDecker Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
The wolf in this picture looks very nice. :D
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:iconxxamaya-foxxx:
XxAmaya-FoxxX Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:O Wow!!! Such an amazing picture :')
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:iconrachelnoeldesigns:
RachelNoelDesigns Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Student General Artist
OH how beautiful.
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:iconmirror-wolf:
mirror-wolf Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013
He's really beautiful! And that pose is just adorable!:) great shot!
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:iconhermafrodite:
hermafrodite Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
i want a pet fox
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Somewhere-7 Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013
voilą un bien animal ! et jolie photo !! trop mignon ;-)
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:iconroterpunkt:
roterpunkt Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013
Wow!
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:iconthoesoe:
Thoesoe Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Professional Artist
wauw
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:iconhorsesarethebest123:
horsesarethebest123 Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
cute!!!
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:iconellygirl2809:
EllyGirl2809 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww he/she looks a bit like a German shepherd in colouring XD
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:iconmaiden-of-wolves:
Maiden-of-Wolves Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
It's probably the other way around, being that wolves have been around longer than any dog breed...
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EllyGirl2809 Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Well yes I know -.- But I've see more German Shepherds than wolves in Australia. I have seen a wild dingo though :D
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randomite93 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Fantastic detail put into this photograph and what a lovely expression you managed to capture! Super awesome photo! :)
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:iconrebelwolfchris:
rebelwolfchris Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Another lovely one, beautiful facial closeup!
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:iconistilldontwantthis:
istilldontwantthis Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
So cute! Great photograph!
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:iconkalavati-09:
Kalavati-09 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
You can see the friendliness in those eyes... beautiful :)
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:iconthe-schattig-roxcie:
The-Schattig-Roxcie Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Lovely shot :)
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White-R0se Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
This is an amazing photo and the colors are so vivid and beautiful! <3
What kind of camera did you use to take this picture?
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:iconschattenlotus:
SchattenLotus Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Fluffy looking Wolf is fluffy :D :XD:
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:icontheshadowwolf15:
TheShadowWolf15 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Iberian wolves are my absolute FAVORITE sub-species of wolves! I love this picture! You took it at the most perfect time!!!
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:iconbestunearthywolfever:
bestunearthywolfever Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
its so cute!!! i love the eyes!
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Dark-Creaturs Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
AWWWWWE i want to love you!!!!!! <3 <3
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:iconrepcomfandalorian:
Repcomfandalorian Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Wolves are awesome, in this case, emphasis on aww.
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:icondylanstricker:
DylanStricker Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Student Photographer
Awsome photo!
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:iconhiivala:
hiivala Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Puppy!!
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:iconillusivewolfe:
IllusiveWolfe Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Student General Artist
love love love love
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realflow001 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
omg awesome!!!!!!!
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:iconagent36496:
Agent36496 Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013   Writer
Aww. I'd love to cuddle with him :D
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:iconmorho:
morho Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
krásny :clap:
hmm, čas spraviť si tam výlet :D
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:iconcorkscrewfork:
corkscrewfork Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Such a beautiful animal, and a wonderful shot! Love your Iberian wolf pictures, and this handsome fellow is really nice ^^
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Hunting-wolf Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
N'aw it's so cute! Great shot ^^
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:iconmeowesty:
Meowesty Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
Really nice :aww: I really like the expression on the face and the feel of the picture :aww:
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:iconholtkzart:
HoltkzArt Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013
hes totally adorable woxy<33
fallen in love with this guy<33
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JayJay-teh-Cat Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
;A;




<3
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:iconfragsey:
Fragsey Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Lovely shot.... love wolves
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WerewolfJak Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Student General Artist
this is a great shot!
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Date Taken
Dec 1, 2012, 2:53:36 PM
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