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  • December 06, 2017

    Looking into dreamcatcher's origin

    Dreamcatcher as a hanging amulet appeared in one of my posts some time ago. I wrote then about a crafted tool which catches nightmares into a net/web and makes them flow down the feather(s), kept there until they are gone with the dawn.Native Amer...

  • October 24, 2017

    Let's talk about taming, domestication and consequences

    There is an article in the The New York Times science section[1] with Wolf Park puppies starring on some pics. I followed their growing-up process daily some time ago.[2] Two of five WP born ‘Twigglets’ were exchanged for a pair of wolf puppies fr...

  • October 03, 2017

    Could the lore help Eurasian wolf to survive

    Wataha, wadera, basior[1] - the Polish nomenclature itself sends shivers down the spine. It connotes hierarchy, fight for leadership, a pair alpha and domination - the whole outdated in modern times theory based on incorrect conclusions drawn duri...

  • August 16, 2017

    Canis lupus predatory sequence / prey drive

    The history of hunting with dogs is strictly related to the history of human and technological and cultural development. Throughout history the needs of the hunter evolved, the hunting formula also changed. Primitive spears and javelins have been ...

  • July 17, 2017

    Like a painted wolf

    Image of the wolf, even if negative, was clearly underlined marking its place in history. It showed up in lore, fairy tales, songs, paintings and even in children’s play. Invariably, it was waking extreme emotions - fear or admiration, often both ...