Mangy Wolves are dangerous Wolves found throughout the main wooded areas of Elwynn Forest. Unlike , they will attack unprovoked if you get too close. Another difference between Mangy and Timber Wolves is that Mangy Wolves are native to Elwynn, as Timber Wolves are suspected to have originated in Duskwood.
Mangy Wolves can also be found travelling alongside , in a small patch of forest between Stormwind City and Northshire Valley. Upon attacking either of the two, the other will aggro no matter how far apart they are, as if they are 'linked'.
Patch 3.3.0 (08-Dec-2009): They will get help from nearby or when being attacked.