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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

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Join Us for “The Human-Animal Bond” with Beth Duman in March 2016!

“The Human-Animal Bond – Exploring New Dimensions in Training” March 11-13, 2016 Current research is showing us that wolves and dogs have mental gifts far surpassing our earlier expectations. This interactive, hands-on seminar/workshop will explore new ways we can relate … Continue reading

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Suzanne Clothier Guest Seminar November 20-22, 2015!

Viva la Difference! Comparative Canid Behavior November 20-22, 2015 Sign up today! There’s something about those canids that just draw us in. Is it the eyes that glow with amazing intelligence? Is it their social behavior that appeals to us, … Continue reading

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Animal Behavior Seminar with Guest Speaker Beth Duman

Positive Training 101 – Learn from Wolves and Dogs March 13-15, 2015 This energizing weekend seminar will help you become a more compassionate and empathetic partner with you canine buddy. Learn how the staff at Wolf Park has perfected gentle … Continue reading

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Your Dog Has Something to Tell You

Staff at Wolf Park have long known that dogs (and their cousins, wolves, foxes, and coyotes) have a rich inner life and a lot to “say”.  Do you know what your dog might be trying to tell you?  Alexandra Horowitz’s … Continue reading

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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

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Wisconsin Court Rules Dogs Can Be Trained To Hunt Wolves

The 4th District Court of Appeals in Wisconsin ruled July 10 that hunters in the state can train dogs to assist in hunting wolves.  SB 411, a bill passed in 2012, already permitted hunting wolves with dogs during a designated hunting … Continue reading

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Sign Up Now for Behavior Seminar with Suzanne Clothier!

  Suzanne Clothier Behavior Seminar August 8-10, 2014 Interact with our wolves to see the differences between wolves and dogs for yourself! Suzanne Clothier has been working with animals professionally since 1977, with a deep background of experience that includes … Continue reading

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Sign Up Now for Ken McCort’s Behavior Seminar!

Wolves and Dogs: Similarities & Differences Taught by Ken McCort July 25-27, 2014 This year Ken McCort will discuss many of the similarities and differences between dogs and wolves during his seminar. Some of the topics covered will include: Predatory … Continue reading

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Wolf Park Footage in “Inside Animal Minds”

The revolutionary science of animal cognition is revealing hard evidence about how animals understand the world around them, uncovering their remarkable problem-solving abilities, and exploring the complexity of their powers of communication and even their emotions. In the three-hour special … Continue reading

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