Wolves

Love rats: Paris’s sentimental struggle with its rodents

9 September 2017 9:00 am

Paris’s sentimental struggle with rodents

Sheep being milked in a pen. (From the Luttrell Psalter, English School, 14th century)

Wolves, wheat and wool: in search of old England

12 August 2017 9:00 am

Englishness is big business in the nation of shopkeepers, and not just in politics and tourism. In literature, the gypsy…

Rewilding: the left’s latest crazy, dangerous idea

24 September 2016 9:00 am

Why rewilding is mad, bad and dangerous to do

Without mankind, dogs wouldn’t stand a chance

What dogs are really up to

30 April 2016 9:00 am

Before I read this book, I thought I knew what a dog was. It barks, it wags its tail, it…

Illustration by Sean Murray from The Trollhunters

Where the wild things are: in the woods and (worse) in the plumbing, according to the latest best children’s books

12 September 2015 9:00 am

In the Californian town of San Bernadino, children are going missing; smiling faces grace a gallery of milk cartons. One…

Why a wolf’s place is not in the kitchen…

18 July 2015 9:00 am

The fad for owning animals from films is daft and damaging

Wolves in the Lake District get everyone’s pheromones going

28 March 2015 9:00 am

Locate. Stalk. Encounter. Rush. Chase. The pace of Sarah Hall’s fifth novel follows the five stages of a wolf hunt…

Reintroducing wolves to Yellowstone National Park resulted in a boom in beavers, songbirds, otters, muskrats, fish, frogs, reptiles and even bears

Feral, by Geoge Monbiot - review

25 May 2013 9:00 am

Sam Leith enjoys a vision of Britain where sheep may no longer safely graze

What dogs know about us

2 March 2013 9:00 am

In Aesop’s fable of the Dog and the Wolf, the latter declares that it is better to starve free than…