active submission Coming to a dominant wolf by licking or jabbing the wolf's nose.
alpha female The female wolf at the very top of the social structure.
alpha male The male wolf at the very top of the social structure.
beta male The second male in command of the social structure.
cache A place near where they are born and where meat is put in the ground for the young pups when they are born.
carnivores A carnivore is a meat eating animal.
courtship Courtship is a ritual that animals do when they are mating and the ritual is many actions.
den A den is where pups are born and where their ritual life is.
digitigade Pacing on the digit set with the rear end part of the paw in the air.
dominance hierarchy A social structure of the wolf pack based on the position of superiority and inferiority held by a lot of pack members.
dominant Holding a superior position over most of the pack members in the same pack.
garde hairs The long hairs on the wolves' body.
litters Lots and lots of pups that are born in the pack.
pack A group of wolves that stick together and hunt together.
passive submission A gesture in which a pack member lies on the ground.
pelage The hairy coat of a wolf's body.
plantigrade Walking on the back part of the foot tapping the ground.
predators Animals that hunt other animals for food.
raised leg When they raise their leg to mark their spot.
regurgitate To bring foods that have been eaten out of their stomach.
rendezvous A spot to find for their pups to have some more space to hunt.
scent marking When they go pee they are marking their space.
scent post When the wolf puts pee on a tree or stump.
territories The wolf marks territory by lying in the grass where no other wolf is or has been, and has its pack come to stay.
werewolf A fictitious human who changes into a wolf.
wolfers Hunters that are hired to shoot wolves.