A toll-free hotline is available
to anyone who sights a wolf in an inappropriate area.
Gray Wolf Description.
Wolf Paw Print is actual size. Good reference for Hunters and Outdoorsmen.
Links of Interest
of Listed Species and Recovery Plan Development Gray Wolf*
Note: Mexican wolves are given an identification number kept in
an official studbook, which tracks the history of all known Mexican
wolves. Capital letters preceding the number indicate adult animals
M=male, F=female. Lower case letters indicate yearlings or pups.
should be sure of their target. For more information on the Mexican gray
wolf recovery program, contact the Fish and Wildlife Service at 505/248-6656
or 505/248-6664 or the Arizona Game and Fish Department in Pinetop, Arizona,
at 520/367-4281. For law enforcement issues, contact your local game warden.
To report sightings or incidents, call the 24-hour Mexican Wolf Hotline
a wolf without injuring it, but you must report it within seven days;
or injure a wolf that is killing, wounding, or biting your cattle, sheep, horses,
mules, or burros on your private or tribal land, but you must report it within
injure, or harass a wolf in defense of human life, but you must report it within
may not legally:
or injure a wolf just because it is near you or your property;
or injure a wolf that attacks your pet;
or injure a wolf feeding on dead livestock;
official closures around occupied release pens, active dens, and rendezvous sites;
- shoot a wolf
because you thought it was a coyote or something else (you are responsible
for identifying your target before shooting)
to do any of the above actions or solicit someone else to do them.
Violations of the above rules may subject you to prosecution.
Criminal penalties may be up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $100,000.
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