Wonderful but muddy arctic wolf from ZOO Brno - one of the few shots taken with 70-200 F4 L USM. I want that lens so baaad!
News: I am on practise and it is pretty interesting. But I have to wake up before 6 AM, so I am tired Arctic wolf
(Canis lupus arctos, vlk arkticky) from ZOO brno, Czech republic Here you can see first photos of baby wolf puppies born in 2012 - [link]
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____________INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:Name:
Arctic Wolf (Canis lupus arctos)Location:
Canadian Arctic and the northern parts of GreenlandSize:
1.8 m long, 79 cm high weight:
75 kg Diet:
Caribou, musk oxen, Arctic Hares, seals, ptarmigan, lemmings. Arctic wolves eat all their prey, also its bones and furConservation status:
common. They still live in the whole of its original range, because local conditions are too extreme for humans.Interesting facts:
mother gives birth to some 2-3 pups in May. Pups are born almost black – as they get older, colour of their fur turns to white. Adults are completely white, even in summer |
arctic wolves live in the pack of some 7-10 members. Only alpha male and alpha female mate |
arctic wolves have shorter ears and nose than other wolves species. They also have thicker fur, shorter legs |
they do not run too fast, their advantage is persistence ZOO:
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