manga said: But doesn't it make more sense to then keep the females away from the dangers of the battle? You're not getting even close to replacement numbers if you're letting many of those pregnancies (not to mention the females themselves and the children they may have born later) become casualties.
There's a logic to this. That was Bearclaw's rule after Shale and Eyes High's deaths - a practice which the Wolfriders stuck to under Cutter, at least until the first Palace War. But I try convincing Kahvi. >:>