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Dire Wolf

Stan Friesen writes:

>Note there was, once upon a time, a much larger species of wolf,
>_Canis dirus_, which became extinct some time ago (in human terms).

This is a popular misconception. The dire wolf was more heavily built than
the modern wolf, but not much bigger - maybe 200 lbs. total weight.

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