A Plea to Gov. Kathy Hochul to Ban Wildlife Killing Contests in New York

September 28, 2023

The passion and relentless pursuit for a humane approach to wildlife management have reached new heights, as conservationists, wildlife enthusiasts, and empathetic citizens rally to end wildlife killing contests in…

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In the Shadow of the Red Wolf: North Carolina’s Dance Between Conservation and Contention

September 20, 2023

In the aftermath of Red Wolf Week, we thought it might be useful to break down the current wins and contentious issues surrounding the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)…

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End of Summer WCC Pupdate – Silas and Kazoo

August 25, 2023

The speed of physical pup development is mind blowing! Although no bigger than one pound at birth, wolves reach their adult size in less than one year, and reach sexual…

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A Farewell Message From WCC Director Maggie Howell

August 23, 2023

Dear WCC Friends and Family, I’m writing today to let our supporters know that, after 18 dynamic and fulfilling years with the Wolf Conservation Center, I have decided to step…

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Over 150,000 Voices Urge Biden Administration to Completely Reinstate the ESA

August 21, 2023

The rallying cry for the protection of endangered species has never been louder. Over 150,000 concerned citizens, from every corner of the nation, have implored the U.S. Fish and Wildlife…

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Run Like A Wolf Participant, Daniel Lockhart, Opens Event With 100-Mile Run

August 2, 2023

After one day of our annual Run Like A Wolf event, there was no question about who the leader was. Daniel Lockhart, from Durham, NC, logged a 100-mile run in…

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Defending the ESA: A Look At The Attacks From Capitol Hill

July 20, 2023

In the wake of recent proceedings on Capitol Hill, it’s become increasingly apparent that the Endangered Species Act (ESA) – a landmark piece of legislation marking its 50th anniversary this…

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Wolf Conservation Center Chosen as Westchester County’s #1 Place to Take Kids

July 18, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Caleb Alexander Media and Communications Manager at the WCC caleb@nywolf.org Wolf Conservation Center Chosen as Westchester County’s #1 Place to Take Kids SOUTH SALEM, NY,…

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Wolf Conservation Center Mourns Loss of Mexican gray wolf Rhett

July 11, 2023

Dear Friends, Our community is saddened to share the passing of Mexican gray wolf Rhett this morning; he was 15 years old. Rhett lived a life that many captive wolves…

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Rest In Peace, Alawa

June 29, 2023

Dear Friends, It greatly pains us to share the news today that the pillar of the WCC Ambassador Wolf family, Alawa, passed away last night; she was 12 years old.…

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