No wolf DNA found in suspected wolf scat.

The claims that a wolf pack has been living on a large ranch have been seen with skepticism by some.  It appears evidence, other than sightings of an individual, indicates that there is no pack present.

It doesn’t help that every wolf that ventures to the southern part of Wyoming is killed either.

Tests offer no proof of a wolf pack living in Colorado.
The Denver Post.

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Ken Cole

Ken Cole, Buffalo Field Campaign‘s Executive Director, is a 5th generation Idahoan, an avid fly fisherman, wildlife enthusiast, and photographer. He was formerly the Idaho Director for Western Watersheds Project.

4 Responses to Tests offer no proof of a wolf pack living in Colorado.

  1. avatar jon says:

    Wolves will naturally move int Colorado on their own sooner or later. I would like to see hundreds of wolves there in years to come. They have an endless food supply in Colorado.

  2. avatar Linda Hunter says:

    Sounds like they want to back off on the claim . . . the result seems like it was non-conclusive. Well perhaps the ranch was getting too many unwanted human visitors as well.

  3. avatar Save bears says:

    Nothing is endless.

  4. avatar ProWolf in WY says:

    They will show up sooner or later in packs.

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