The Indian Wolf Population is on the Decline and It’s a BIG Mistake!

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Indian-Wolf Picture via Pavan Kunder Picture via Pavan Kunder

First posted on Bodahub, http://bodahub.com/indian-wolf-population-on-the-decline/#more-4272

By the Bodahub staff

Wolf and man have a millennia-old relationship. They gave us our best friend, the whole culture of the werewolves, and fascinating fare for movies and books.

But now, the wolf population in India is on the decline, and we may be causing widespread damage to the environment. Luckily we may have other countries to learn from.

The Assault on the Indian Wolf

The wolf population is under severe strain in India. Shortages in zoos have led to a brisk exchange program and put pressure on the endangered animals. The Indian wolf can only be found in the wild in two states: Gujarat and Rajasthan.

The Jodhpur Zoo recently offered a pair of lions in exchange for a pair of wolves from the Shakkarbagh Zoo in Gujarat. The female of the wolf pair is yet to be delivered…

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