These lovely wolves are protected in a preserve called the Lakota Wolf Wildlife Preserve, in Columbia NJ USA They are beautiful creatures, and the perserve gives them a home in an otherwise hostile environment where wolves are much maligned. Sure they live by eating chickens and some live stock but truth be told Bears are probably more responsible for the things wolves are blamed for.
Wolves live there lives in a community, much like humans they mate for life, and protect their young. They morn their partners death much like us. And are competitive for the top spot in the pack. (Well I know some humans just like that!).
If you live close to NJ or Penn. it’s worth a visit. They have regular tours and Photo tours, I took these shots on the regular tour, although the other tour is probably better for a serious photography experience with wolves.
Camera info: Canon 5D with a 75-300 zoom lens attached.
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