Jim And Jamie Dutcher: "The Hidden Life of Wolves"

Puppies maintain and develop their own pup hierarchy for their first few years of life, and their ranks are established early.

 - (Photo by Jim and Jamie Dutcher/National Geographic Stock p. 85)

Puppies maintain and develop their own pup hierarchy for their first few years of life, and their ranks are established early.

(Photo by Jim and Jamie Dutcher/National Geographic Stock p. 85)

Jim And Jamie Dutcher: "The Hidden Life of Wolves"

From 1990 to 1996, Jim and Jamie Dutcher lived among a pack of gray wolves just outside Idaho's Sawtooth Wilderness. During these years of observation, the Dutchers say they found these often misunderstood animals to be highly social, communicating and bonding with family in a way humans could easily understand.

From 1990 to 1996, Jim and Jamie Dutcher lived among a pack of gray wolves just outside Idaho's Sawtooth Wilderness. During these years of observation, the Dutchers say they found these often misunderstood animals to be highly social, communicating and bonding with family in a way humans could easily understand. Their new book, accompanied by Jim's photography, documents their findings and argues that the gray wolf should not have been removed from the endangered species list.

Guests

Jim Dutcher

author and photographer, "The Hidden Life of Wolves." Jim is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and cinematographer.

Jamie Dutcher

co-author and co-producer, "The Hidden Life of Wolves." Jamie worked in the animal hospital of the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.

Jim And Jamie Dutcher's Wolf Photography

Published with permission of the National Geographic Society from the book The Hidden Life of Wolves by Jim and Jamie Dutcher. Copyright ©2013 Jim Dutcher and Jamie Dutcher. All rights reserved.

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Published with permission of the National Geographic Society from the book The Hidden Life of Wolves by Jim and Jamie Dutcher. Copyright ©2013 Jim Dutcher and Jamie Dutcher. All rights reserved.

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