Wolf attacks woman’s dog outside of her home in Dawson City, Yukon

From CBC News:

Encountering a wolf in the wild is a rare occurrence.

A Dawson City, Yukon, resident had an encounter of a lifetime, but one that tragically she’ll never forget.

On Saturday morning, Catherine Lalonde and her children heard a commotion outside of their home on Dome Road.

“I heard what sounded like a dog fight outside,” said Lalonde. “I ran out and my dog, who was like a medium-size husky cross, not a small dog, was getting dragged into the forest by a big, black what I thought at first was a wolf.”

Without thinking twice. Lalonde explained, she grabbed the nearest object and tried to scare off the animal.


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