An Alpha wolf is the highest social standing for a wolf. How many Alpha wolves are in each pack of wolves?
There is a male alpha and a female alpha.
Who in mythology was famously raised by a wolf?
Romulus and Remus, the twins who erected the city of Rome, were, according to legend, nursed by a she-wolf.
Wolf pups start with _______ colored eyes that, as adults, become ________ colored.
How old is a wolf before it is considered an adult and is allowed to leave the pack?
Not many pups are lucky to make it to a year in the first place. If they do, they can forge their own way.
True or False: A wolf that's not an alpha is not allowed to mate within the pack.
False, it can mate with a non-alpha
What does it mean when a wolf howls at his pack?
If they encounter another pack, they may howl at them to show them this territory is taken
It's trying to tell them its location
It's a warning them of danger
It doesn't mean anything, it's just a sound they like to make
It's trying to find a mate
Which of these sentences is correct?
Wolves have longer legs, bigger heads, the same amount of teeth as dogs and they have webbed feet, while only a few dog breeds do.
Wolves have longer legs than dogs
Dogs have larger heads than wolves
Wolves have double the teeth that dogs do
Dogs have webbed feet while wolves do not
Which animal keeps a close social and hunting connection with wolves?
Ravens love playing with wolves and follow them to peck at the food the wolves leave at their wake. They earn their keep by alerting wolves to possible prey.
What do wolf pups mostly eat?
Whatever is left of the corpse of the animal after the adults are done
True or False: Among other things, wolves use facial expressions to communicate with each other.
Amazingly, wolves can read each other's expressions as well as each other's body language
What continent are wolves NOT native to?
What term is used to indicate the lowest-ranking wolf in the pack?