The Heartwarming Story Of A Wolf Who Befriended Dogs And Humans

A Terrifying Encounter

While Nick and Sherrie were walking, they spotted a black figure in the snow. It was an Alexander Archipelago wolf. Before Nick and Sherrie could react, Dakotah took off running toward the wolf.

A black wolf walks through the snow.
Nick Jans
Nick Jans

Dakotah either thought that the wolf was another dog who wanted to play, or she aimed to defend her owners. Either way, Nick was terrified. The wolf couldn’t have been over two years old, but it was still far bigger and stronger than their yellow lab.