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Wild Wolf Costume by Zhon Wild Wolf Costume by Zhon
You guys asked for it! Now I'm giving it to ya!

More Detailed shots of the Wolf costume made for San's brother (Princess Mononoke) at the NDK 2008 Convention in Denver, Colorado.

Full real costume, that when crouched or laying down, looks absolutely believable that you are right next to a lounging wolf!

Please, no flaming. Only IDIOTS comment on something they hate.

And, NO. I did not kill this beautiful animal.

This wolf was legally taken and banded in the state of Alaska. Original wolf skull shows signs of old age. Teeth were worn down and calcium deficiency/periondontal disease on the bone.
There are also no holes in the pelt, meaning this wolf never saw a bullet.
Teeth inside this head are cast replicas of a perfect animal, not the originals.

Don't Get Me Wrong, I Love Wolves! Just taking something that's otherwise useless and making it into something more beautiful/amazing than just leaving it to rot with the maggots.
Preserve what you can and do not waste!

Download for full-sized Details! :D

(For those interested in ownership, of a wolf like this one, Price ranges from $1,200-2,500 depending on the quality of the materials used, pelt price, jaw pose and airbrushing time.)

Enjoy!

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ninetailedbeast24 Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014
Awsome wolf great details
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Zhon Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you! :)
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ElementalJess Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I just love these wolf costumes. They remain so life-like. You must put some love and spirit into them. Really beautiful work.

Someday... *rubs hands together*

Though I live in Montana.... I'll just have to make sure not to go near anyone's cows while wearing it. ;)
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Zhon Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you! I'm so glad you love them! :D
And yeah! It's always best to wear them in a place where people will know it's a costume piece! Never go into the woods alone.
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The-SpiritWolf Featured By Owner Edited Jul 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Do you plan on making more of these? I'd LOVE to buy one one day!
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Zhon Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
I do plan to make more of these in the near future! :D
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The-SpiritWolf Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Great, some day I'd love to purchase one, they're amazing!
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Leopardmouse Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014
:squee:
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adoribleme1 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
poor wolf
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PicklesGame Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I like it but the person that made it had to kill a wolf     I love wolfs:| (Blank Stare) 
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