Wolves likely lived in this area...
From the exhibition:
Wild at Heart: Ernest Thompson Seton
New Mexico History Museum
At the entrance to the exhibit Wild at Heart: Ernest Thompson Seton, visitors are placed in the context of the conservationist's time as a young wolf-hunter. Photo by Blair Clark, New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.
Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.