Gray Wolves to the Slaughter

Gray Wolves are in trouble now that they’re no longer classified as endangered.

Wolf-Talking
Canis lupus, the largest of the planet’s wild dogs, once numbered in the hundreds of thousands in the U.S. The creatures are powerful—the largest males, six and a half feet from tooth to tail, weigh 140 pounds—and they are agile and cunning.
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