Jen managed to whip us up this background pretty quick, and it shall be used in two cases! Removing the foreground (snow mound and tree) it will be used in the scene where the General is inspecting each wolf. And it will be used in the scene where we see the raccoon scuttling down the tree. Here is the process and progress of the BG...i was rather picky about the colour of brown for the tree...sorry Jen.
the final (above)