A pair of wolves chases and captures caribou on the northern plains of Canada.
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For them, finding food on the plains is an even greater challenge.
Not only is their prey seasonal, it’s also hard to find.
They’ve been searching for days without a sign.
Somewhere in this immense landscape, there is food for them.
This is it – caribou.
Traveling 30 miles a day, they can cover nearly 2000 miles in the summer months.
The wolves will starve if they don’t find caribou.
But it’s no easy task to locate prey that never stops traveling.
Fighting flies and the quest for new pasture drives the migration ever onwards.
The wolf has finally picked up the trail.
The caribou are close. At last a chance. The hunt is on.
The wolf panics the herd, and the weak and young are singled out.
A calf is separated from its mother.