Types of Wolves

Types of Wolves

Wolf Species Index

  • Wolf Species
    The Gray Wolf is the one most people are familiar with. They can be all colors and range in size depending on where they happen to reside.
  • Gray Wolf
    The Common Wolf is also known as the Gray Wolf. This is the type of wolf that most people are familiar with.
  • Arctic Wolf
    No other wolf in the world can offer the same coloring as the Arctic Wolf. It is very unique due to the location where it is found.
  • Red Wolf
    The name of the Red Wolf stems from the fact that they can have a reddish coat on them. It is often a cinnamon shade of red.
  • Indian Wolf
    The reddish or light brown coloring of the Indian Wolf is part of the reason that many believe it to be a fox when they catch a glimpse of it in the wild.
  • Himalayan Wolf
    The Himalayan Wolf is a subspecies of the Gray Wolf. This is a fairly new species to have been identified.
  • Ethiopian Wolf
    Due to the physical appearance of the Ethiopian Wolf it is often mistaken for either a fox or a jackal.
  • Eastern Wolf
    The Eastern Wolf is a distinct species even though many people mistake it for a subspecies of the Gray Wolf or the Red Wolf.