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Month: December 2017

Howls of Thanks

December 31, 2017

Here’s to you! Every voice raised in support of wildlife and wild places can make a difference. And when we all howl together we can make big things happen! It is because our pack, supporters, and champions like YOU, that the Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) has become a national leader in wolf education, advocacy, and…

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Happy Birthday Endangered Species Act

December 28, 2017

Forty-four years ago today, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) was signed into law. Sadly, despite its success and public support, the ESA is under attack like never before. The ESA was passed in 1973 because Americans believed that protecting our wildlife was an obligation to future generations, our nation’s environmental health, our fellow creatures, and…

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Atka the Wolf Celebrates Boxing Day

December 26, 2017

Atka the Arctic ambassador wolf enjoys (and destroys) a package of treats from our friends at barkbox.com!

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Peace on Earth

December 25, 2017
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‘Tis the night before Christmas

December 24, 2017

‘Tis the night before Christmas And Santa is prowling We know that he’s close ‘Cause the wolves are all howling!

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Happy Winter Solstice!

December 21, 2017

Hello, winter, my old friend. You’ve come to howl with me again.

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Major Victory for B.C. Grizzly Bears!

December 18, 2017

In June of 2017, Wolf Conservation Center staff and supporters encountered this beautiful grizzly bear in British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest. Once roaming widely across North America, B.C. is one of the last refuges of the grizzly bear, and at long last, the B.C. Government announced today a full and total ban on the grizzly…

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Pilots to the Rescue Making A Difference for Endangered Wolves

December 17, 2017

South Salem, New York, December 17, 2017 — Santa isn’t the only one taking to the sky to make special deliveries this season! Pilot and engineer Patrick Lofvenholm might not be flying by sleigh and magic reindeer, but his contribution to the red wolf recovery program is better than anything that can fit under a…

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Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet Inspire Fans to #StandForWolves

December 14, 2017

HOWLS of thanks to Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet for encouraging fans to #StandForWolves! Jason Momoa is a legend and not just because he played Khal Drogo, one of the most famous Dothraki leaders of all time on Game of Thrones, Nor is it because he stars as Aquaman – the breakout character of DC’s…

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What is a ‘Coywolf?’

December 12, 2017

Coyotes are explorers and one of the most successful carnivores in North America because of their ability to cope, if not thrive, after decades of persecution. Even New York City has been colonized by coyotes and without much fanfare despite the sensationalized stories in the media this month. Here in the eastern United States, the…

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