The Black Wolf is a melanistic colour variant of the grey wolf (Canis lupus).  Genetic research has shown that wolves with black pelts owe their distinctive coloration to a mutation which occurred in domestic dogs, and was carried to wolves through wolf-dog hybridisation.

The Black Wolf is a melanistic colour variant of the grey wolf (Canis lupus). Genetic research has shown that wolves with black pelts owe their distinctive coloration to a mutation which occurred in domestic dogs, and was carried to wolves through wolf-dog hybridisation.

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“Brother Wolf gave Anna an amused look and then went back to being scary.”

“Brother Wolf gave Anna an amused look and then went back to being scary.”

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Blue is a 4 year old  male wolf and is a hunter. His mate is Fangs and their pups are Eclipse and Raven

Blue is a 4 year old male wolf and is a hunter. His mate is Fangs and their pups are Eclipse and Raven

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My dream was in was surrounded by tall green corn field, which grows where I live and i was being pulled on a sled of sort by lil wolves. I remember seen black scary wolves on both sides, growling and staring at me. i was so scared, but for some reason they let me through. ohh the pictures give me chills.

My dream was in was surrounded by tall green corn field, which grows where I live and i was being pulled on a sled of sort by lil wolves. I remember seen black scary wolves on both sides, growling and staring at me. i was so scared, but for some reason they let me through. ohh the pictures give me chills.

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Stalker-first encounter\nThis young Black wolf approaches assuming his stalking stance.\nWhile a large wolf is not normally a threat to humans they can take on a frightening appearance.\nI encounters this beautiful specimen while photographing other subjects with a large telephoto lens.

Stalker-first encounter\nThis young Black wolf approaches assuming his stalking stance.\nWhile a large wolf is not normally a threat to humans they can take on a frightening appearance.\nI encounters this beautiful specimen while photographing other subjects with a large telephoto lens.

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Wolves develop close relationships and strong social bonds. They often demonstrate deep affection for their family and may even sacrifice themselves to protect the family unit

Wolves develop close relationships and strong social bonds. They often demonstrate deep affection for their family and may even sacrifice themselves to protect the family unit

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black wolf ,   so mystical, strong, and independent.  a pure WONDER of the wilderness!

black wolf , so mystical, strong, and independent. a pure WONDER of the wilderness!

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