Wolves have long legs and large heel pads that enable them to run through snow and cover large distances in search of food. They trot along at 5 mph, but can obtain speeds of 45 mph for short distances.
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Animals with an asterisk (*) are part of the outreach collection and cannot be seen on exhibit at the zoo.
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