Herbivorous, feeding on roots, fruit, bark and wood of various plants which are either salty, dried, bitter or thorny.
Approximately 35 years in the wild.
From 3 to 5 years of age, the male and female mate in the autumn. After a 12 to 14 month gestation period, the female gives birth to only 1 young which will be weaned around 1 year old. Female mates every other year.
Wolf and man, even today.