How Else Do Wolves
Signal Each Other?
Wolves have many ways
to communicate with
One way is with sounds. In
addition to howling, wolves use
a variety of other sounds to
"talk" to each other. An alpha wolf
may growl at another wolf.
The otherwolf may whine or squeal.
Wolves also use body language.
For example, a wolf may crouch
down before the pack leader.
Or a may signal "lets play!"
with forelegs down, rump up, and tails wagging__________Just as a pet dog does.
Wolves also use their tails to communicate their status
In the pack.
A wolf may curl its tail under its body
when it is with the alpha wolf.
Wolves sometimes show feelings with their faces.
They make threatening or "Don't hurt me "
Good communications amoung
the pack members helps
keep order and enables the
pack to work together successfully.