different howls between male and female wolves

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different howls between male and female wolves

Post by matt hair » Sat Sep 15, 2012 11:56 am

sorry if this has already been answered but i typed the question in to the search bar and could not find it. i have read on sites like wikipedia that male wolves howl to the pronouncitation of oooooooooo! and that females howl to the tone uuuuuuuuu! now ive never really trusted wikipedia as anyone can write on their so i was wandering if i could help me? thanks.xxx :D
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Post by La Striata » Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:01 pm

Before dismissing wikipedia, check the reference it gives. In this case, it is Mammals of the Soviet Union, which is definitely a reliable source.
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Re: different howls between the blanket's

Post by matt hair » Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:31 pm

i just checked up on the wiki page and this particular article was written by a person could seton 1909, but i think he or she is a canine expert. i just wanted a second peice of proof or infomation.xx

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Re: different howls between male and female wolves

Post by sSilvers » Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:04 pm

I have found some videos of a male and female howl- rather similar.

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Re: different howls between male and female wolves

Post by matt hair » Sun Sep 16, 2012 3:36 am

thanks silver for the vidoes, and yeah they do sound similar but when i listened closer to them i could kind of hear the ooo and uuu. thanks for the help guys.xx

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Re: different howls between male and female wolves

Post by Alpha Female » Sun Sep 16, 2012 5:57 am

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