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					By: Lena
Facts
   The Wolf has 42 teeth
   The wolf has round ears
   The wolf is the largest in the wild canine family
   Wolf pups are born in April and May
   The average litter size for the wolf is 4 to 7 pups
   A pack may cover distances from 30-125 miles in a day
   Wolves can maintain a chase for at least twenty minutes
   It is common for wolves to be moving eight to ten hours in a day
   The wolf does little chewing
   A wolf can consume almost twenty pounds of prey at a feeding
   Most packs contain less than eight members
   Wolves actually have a low hunting success rate
More Facts
 Wolves are active at all times of the day in winter
 All members of a wolf pack take part in caring for the young
 In addition to howling, wolves bark, yap, whine, and growl
 Packs hunt in territories of up to 600 square miles
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Resources Used
http://www.alaska.net/~wolfsong/wolf_facts.html

				
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