A small black and gray wolf walking slowly through the gaps between the trees. He looked defeated that he’d scared off his prey. He was clearly a young wolf. He’s much smaller than the average wolf. Probably his first time hunting on his own.
Wolf pups - The U. Fish and Wildlife Service is deliberating the proposed removal of nearly all Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in the lower 48 states with the possible exception of the Mexican gray wolf.