Are wolves good boys too?
>>2958087>>2958069I like how they have no conception for how weird this is, just like with a house cat and a tiger.
>>2958114This wolf was kinda famous they believe it was thrown out of its pack. It was a young male and sought out dogs for company.Locals became very fond of it, media caught wind and then poachers shot it.
>>2958115Oh yeah, I remember. His name was Romeo and they have a statue up in his honor. Fucking poachers are the worst.
Fuck marry kill?
>>2958115>and then poachers shot it.I maintain we should take the African approach and just kill every poacher we catch
>>2958171Why do wolves lick? I know dogs do it as affection but do wolves use it for the same reason or just to try and get packmates to share food?
>>2958067Absolutely not. You can not treat these in the same way as you do a domestic dog. If you have a wolf who sees an opportunity to rise to the top of the pack, it will take it. And that opportunity will involve badly hurting, if not killing, the perceived alpha, which will be you.
>>2958190They will not attempt violence unless you seriously open yourself up to it, wild animals don't risk fights if there is a chance it will get them killed for little gain.
>>2958173god i wish that were me
>>2958114Not really as weird as a cat/tiger. We have domestic dog breeds of comparable sizes to wolves.
>>2958279>we have domestic dog breeds far larger than wolvesftfy
>>2958187Most dog behaviors are retained from wolves, typically sociable behavior like that doesn't come up in the wild for wolves unless they're safe and secure
>>2958067Wolves are always angry towards me, what do I do wrong?
Do wolf also wag their tail when they're happy or playing?
>>2958067Wolves are neutral
>>2958171He chuckles like an embarrassed fag.
>>2958544Tell me about it. She relies on the legacy of her species as being fearsome badger dogs as a way of intimidating her enemies into submission--her "enemies" being whatever is placed in the food bowl.
>>2958190Except that's not true. The whole Alpha/Beta dynamic was proposed from a single study which was so fraught with experimental design flaws that its creators retracted it.Wild wolf packs are most commonly family units, with one breeding pair and their offspring. The two wolves at the top aren't so much "Alpha" to everyone, they're just mom and dad, and a pecking order moves down the chain based on age.That being the case, your point that wolves are wild animals and should be treated as such stands.
>>2958543nice. here mine.
>>2958542if a bitch I didn't know was licking my lips in public while a dude was filming for the entire world to see I'd be kind of embarassed too.
>>2958173that's one fluffy boi
>>2958543Majestic. His ancestors are very proud.
>>2958494I think this video should answer your questions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUOWdU87P_U
>>2958760the one that pees in joy makes me laughreminds me of a friend's mini dachshund who would pee with excitement whenever you baby talked at her
>>2958769When I was a kid, I was really into wolves, and my favorite thing was when they would exhibit dog-like behavior like that. Like, even if you're a majestic beast from mankind's distant nightmares, still doesn't keep you from having a small bladder.
>>2958067Wolfs are bad boys
>>2958187Animals do not show social traits unless they feel safe.A bird will not groom itself if it thinks danger is nearby.A dog/wolf will not smell a another's anus, lick, or chew on a dogs coat unless it feels it's safe to do so.This is why we reach our hands out slightly to dogs, if they sniff and lick they are being legitimate friendly and aren't a danger to you.A wolf you let come to you instead of meeting it halfway, but it's the same thing. Wolves will nudge you, lick you, or lightly chew on your clothes. All of this is positive.
>>2958115Fuck poachers. How do I get started on killing poachers? I know rangers occasionally kill them in self-defense but I want to go beyond that. I want to actively hunt and kill them.
>>2958899I think the first time, they should get a heavy fine. Like a year's wages, if it's an accident. Past that should just be a DoA bounty on them, with higher rewards for alive so they can be publicly executed.
They just released 4 on Isle Royale. They're good boys (and one girl). A coworker got to work on the project and shared this photo with our office.
>>2959451Nice! I live in MI and hadn't heard anything about that. Are they trying to rebalance the park? Is there a place I can read more about it?
>>2958190Spotted the purse pupper.
>>2959485Trying to keep the moose in check.https://www.nationalparkstraveler.org/2019/03/canadian-wolves-released-isle-royale-national-park
>>2958187i've heard it's social (as wolves dont have hands, their mouths are their hands) but also has to do w non-alpha's expressing submissiveness or hunger and want for food from a more dominant wolf
>>2958187tasty salt in human sweat and mucous
>>2958115>poachers shot itWas there any motivation for it? At least ivory poachers or those guys who make Chinese medicine get paid.
>>2958067Of course, otherwise we wouldn't have teamed up with them until they became dogs.So wolves are monogamous, but dogs are not. Since wolves and stray/escaped dogs fuck all the time, does that mean there's a lot of heartbroken wolves out there who thought their one night stand meant more?
>>2961178Wolves are friendly and loyal to mates/packs, but they are not monogamous.
>>2958628>a pecking order moves down the chain based on age.I'm sure it's slightly more complicated than that, sibling rivalries and such
What's more dangerous, a wolf or a pibble?
Fucking hybrids, get the fuck out of my country, god fucking damn
>>2958115Poach the poachers
>>2963142A wolf is like double the size of a nigbull
>>2963174Which one is more likely to randomly maul the anon that was full enough to tame them?
>>2963175The wolf. Because until it's a dog it's not domesticated only take. Pitbulls know the rules they were taught, and they're rules humans can understand if you're smart enough to play by them. Wolves only know their own rules, and they're rules humans aren't equipped to play by.Wolves can't read human facial expressions or understand our tone of voice well. Dogs, even nigbulls, can, and assuming it's not inbred to hell and ruined they'll at least perform the basic roles they've been bred for. So you keep a pit bull properly contained and away from potential dangerous situations, you're good. But you never know for certain how a wolf will act.
>>2963186>Making factual statements about pitbulls Are you some kind of newfag
>>2963186Pretty sure some wolves can read human faces, otherwise that trait would have never been passed down in the first place.
>>2963208That may be true but it's highly rare, and more of a trait that developed as a result of focused domestication.
>>2963186>potential dangerous situationslol
>>2958171Looks like a husky to me.
>>2963378That's definitely not a husky.
>>2958067I had a hybrid from the pound. He tried his best to be good boi. Total asshole, but he Really wanted to be best boi. It was like he had a satanic influence that made him do things that he expressed great shame about upon reflection.
>>2964778I want to make a comparison to Of Mice and Men, but considering what ended up happening to Lennie...
>>2959873Probably isn't one, just like the inbred fucks that shoot collared/tagged wolves in protected areas.
>>2965196his paws are so fucking huge
>heard coyotes across (4 lanes) the road the other night in the forestHow do I keep them from snatching my dog when I let her out to pee?
>>2965762Don't let her out somewhere you can't see her, or late at night. Only way to know for certain.
>>2965782>she always wants to go out at night timefuck. at least my yard is TINY and I can always see her
>>2965196you just know
>>2965794That's a big link.
>>2958190>educated by TV
>>2965958Was baneposting part of your plan?
>>2958186Agreed. Been contemplated dropping everything and move to Africa to do just that. Although I don't think foreigners are allowed to join their anti-poacher park ranger squads.
>>2958543Stop overfeeding it.
>>2967490Seems like a cool job. Doesn't pay well though.
>>2965762Best thing would be to go out with her. Wild canines, on their own, are terrified of people. You merely being present, even if you're just like, reading the paper while your critter does her business, will scare away anything that would eat her.
>>2965762Buy a chain mail, get a spear and clean the woods
Wolves are so majestic.
>>2958067I had a relative who lived on an Indian reserve in Canada. Her family owned a wolf husky. It fucked off to be a bitch for Wolves who inhabited the area. They were responsible for eating a classmate she had in elementary school. The wolves along with her dog were shot around the back of the school. The class was ongoing as she heard the pack and her dog get shot one by one. Bad doggie.
>>2968076Viking dogs sure are cute.
>>2958067Only to themselves, so no
>>2958190That only happens in extreme cases you idiot.
>>2958440You’re doing it right. Wolves should fear you
>>2959497If i dont remember badly, there was a case in Kazakhstan where wolves actually stole watermelons
>>2968076I had a swedish valhaund. His name was buttons. He was a good boy.