Tag Archives: 2011

“Canis Lupus Soupus”: The Scientific Classification of Wolves

Ever wondered about all the diverse species and subspecies of wolves, and all the confusing Latin names?  L. David Mech writes on the taxonomic classification of wolves and their canid cousins in The Scientific Classification of Wolves: Canis lupus soupus, … Continue reading

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Gray Wolf Crosses Into California For The First Time In 80 Years

Via the Huffington Post: SAN FRANCISCO — A lone gray wolf has wandered across the Oregon border into California in what wildlife officials hailed Thursday as the historic return of a species not seen in the state in more than … Continue reading

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Howls for the Holidays

Santa visited Wolf Park today!  This year marked the return of our annual Christmas celebration, which features treats and toys not only for Park visitors but also for the wolves, foxes, and coyotes.  Santa took requests from visiting children, but … Continue reading

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Wright Education Center Opens

December 1, 2011 marks the official opening of the Wright Education Center.  The weather was great and we had lots of dignitaries and a handful of visitors, friends, volunteers and the like out to attend, including State Representative Sheila Klinker.  … Continue reading

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December 2011 Events

Dec 3 Fall Photo SHOOT #5 Dec 10 Santa Visits Wolf Park Dec 24 Howl Night Dec 31 Special Howl Night: “Howl In” the New Year!

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Wolf Park’s Annual Holiday Party – Dec 10!

Wolf Park’s Annual Holiday Party Saturday, December 10, 1:00—4:00 PM With an appearance by Santa! Wolf Park is hosting a holiday party for the wolves (and for kids too!) from 1-4 pm on Saturday, December 10. The public is invited … Continue reading

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November 2011 Events

Nov 12 Wolf Park After Hours Nov 14 Fall Photo SEMINAR #2 Nov 21 Fall Photo SHOOT #4 Nov 30 Last Day of Open Season

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Ribbon Cutting for Wolf Park’s New Wright Education Building

Wolf Park cordially invites you to a ribbon cutting ceremony: Thursday December 1st 2:30 PM 4004 E. 800 N. Battle Ground, IN 47920 Greater Lafayette Commerce will host a ribbon cutting in honor of Wolf Park’s new education building. The … Continue reading

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Dr. Klinghammer Memorial Ceremony Dec 4th

Wolf Park invites all members of the Greater Lafayette Community as well as its own members to join us in celebrating the legacy of Dr. Erich Klinghammer. A public memorial will be held at Wolf Park on Sunday, December 4th, … Continue reading

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Photos from the 2011 Walk for Wolves

We had another great year this year at our annual Walk for Wolves fundraiser!  We’d like to thank all the wonderful people who walked, stopped by, or donated to the cause. Be sure to save the date for next year … Continue reading

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