painted wolf


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lycaon
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Tait is the alpha female of her painted wolf pack, along with her consort Jed, who looks after their children Janet, Tammy, Blacktip, Tait Junior and Lunar.
The Latin name for the species literally means "painted wolf" which reflects the dog's colourful coat of brown, black, yellow and white patches.
THE REBEL Tait is the alpha female of her painted wolf pack, along with her consort Jed, who looks after their children Janet, Tammy, Blacktip, Tait Junior and Lunar.
The Latin name for the dog - lycoan pictus - literally means painted wolf which reflects its colourful coat of brown, black, yellow and white patches.