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University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Wolf Pup

Caption: Differences in timing of snsory development during the critical period of socialization in wolf and dog pups may help to explain why wolves are difficult to tame while dogs are not.

Credit: Kathryn Lord

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Related news release: Why Wolves are Forever Wild, But Dogs Can Be Tamed


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