When Alpha Just Is
What if a central part of what you thought you knew about wolf behavior was wrong?
A brilliant article on wolves inspires me this day. We tend to think of “alpha males” as constantly establishing their dominance by demonstrations of might, putting other males on their backs, snarling menacingly at others with bared teeth.
It turns out that’s far from reality, according to biologist Rick McIntyre. And the reality of alpha male wolves is nothing short of a beacon of hope for our species, males in particular. [Read more…] about Alpha Wolf: Not Such a Brute After All