Wolves kill 19 sick elk in Wyoming April 10, 2016

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Wolves kill 19 sick elk in Wyoming April 10, 2016 Idaho State Journal
 ... wolves will abandon a kill if the perceive something wrong ... They return many times until it is consumed. Wolves almost always give up their elk if people come and drag them away and tromp around leaving lots of human scent. This likely happened at McNeel feedlot... Beset by hoof rot, the usually fleet elk could not run. Elk that winter naturally rarely get this disease...


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