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THE

Juvenile Magazine,

OR

Miscellaneous Repository

OF

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Useful Information.

PHILADELPHIA i

PRINTED FOR BENJAMIN JOHNSON*
NO. 31, HIGH STREET.

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-NATURAL HISTORT.

THE WOLF.

THIS animal is nearly allied to tlie canine family, and indeed, in a few instances, has been known to intermix with it, and to produce a spurious breed. The wolf has a long head) a pointed nose, sharp erect ears* a long bushy tail, long legs, and longish hair; he has large formidable teeth, and is taller than any grey* hound; the colour is generally a pale brown, tinged with yellow, though it is sometimes found white, and ih Canada, black. The eyes slant upwards, and are of a fiery green; and the whole visage is ferocious, forming a just index to the disposition;

The wolf is, in reality, one of those animals whose carnivorous appetite is the most vehe* merit, and whose means of satisfying it are the most various. Nature has furnished him with

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