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DNA Tests Confirm Animal Killed in Utah Trap Was Gray Wolf

posted May 28, 2016, 1:07 PM by chloe owens

2/24/16, by Associated Press, KUTV

DNA tests confirm animal killed in Utah trap was gray wolf

Utah authorities say DNA tests confirm an animal accidently killed in a coyote snare last year was a gray wolf. Officials said Wednesday that biologists thought the animal found near the Wyoming state line was a wolf when It was found in November, but conducted DNA tests to make sure it wasn’t a dog hybrid.