Tag Archives: article

Why Is That Dog Looking At Me?

Check out some of the fascinating research done at Wolf Park! Why Is That Dog Looking At Me? More than one experiment has made some things pretty clear. Dogs look at humans much more than wolves do. Wolves tend to … Continue reading

Posted in Wolf Park in Other Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Article: Wolves and Trophic Cascades by Doug Smith

Check out the new article on our web site — Wolves and Trophic Cascades: What is All the Controversy About?, written by Doug Smith of the Yellowstone wolf project! Photo source: Doug Smith

Posted in Wolf News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How Well Can Children Interpret Dog Body Language?

Researchers from the University of Lincoln and the University of Edinburgh have published a study on how well children and adults recognize the emotional expressions of dogs. Studying 430 children between the ages of 4 and 10 and 120 young … Continue reading

Posted in Other Canids | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“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

Posted in Wolves | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Study Suggests Reintroduction of Wolves Most Effective At Large Scale

Researchers from Oregon State University have reviewed fur trap data for the entire Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan and Manitoba — an area covering nearly 1.3 million square kilometers of land.  Their study focused on the relationship between populations of wolves, … Continue reading

Posted in Wolf News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

USU Study Finds Yellowstone Wolf Population Self-Regulates

A recent study by Utah State University and University of Oxford, following 280 collared wolves in Yellowstone National Park over 13 years, found that wolf populations in the park self-limit, in that wolves will fight more as populations grow. This … Continue reading

Posted in Wolf News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wolf Park featured in American Way Magazine

Wolf Park has been featured in an article in American Way, American Airlines’ in-flight magazine!  The article is about places where you can get up close and personal with wildlife.  These programs aren’t just about fun — they’re about letting … Continue reading

Posted in Wolf Park in Other Blogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment