sole ancestor of the dog, which was first domesticated in the Middle East. Dogs are the wolf's closest relative (the genetic divergence between gray wolves & dogs is only as opposed to over between gray wolves, Ethiopian wolves & coyot.
((Open)) I walked through the woods in a wolf's body. I only had an hour so I better use it wisely. I sat down and howled for my new wolf friend, Star, until I heard a noise. I stood up and looked around, snarling.