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“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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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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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

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Watermelon Party July 5!

Watermelon Party for the Wolves July 5, 2013 from 1-5 PM Wolf Park is having its 14th annual Watermelon Party! Join us at 2:00pm on Saturday, July 5 when we will give each wolf, fox and coyote his or her … Continue reading

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Join Wolf Park’s Young Naturalist Program!

Wolf Park’s Young Naturalist Program Education – Leadership – Service Wolf Park is looking for 13 to 17 year olds interested in learning about animals, conservation, research and what happens behind the scenes in a non-profit animal park. Come get … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Wolves’ Birthday Party Saturday, May 3!

Saturday May 3, 2014: Wolves’ Birthday Party at Wolf Park Open 1-5 pm Wolf birthday cakes will be distributed at 2 p.m! Join Wolf Park in a birthday celebration for all of our canids. The Wolf Park staff will give … Continue reading

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2014 Kids Camp Dates

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Sign Up Now for Fall and Winter Internships!

Working towards a career in animal behavior or training?  Considering a PhD and want to get some experience with behavioral research techniques?  Just want to know if you have what it takes to run a wildlife facility? Sign up now … Continue reading

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Wolf Park Welcomes New Additions

Wolf Park is happy to announce the arrival of three Gray Fox kits! Gray foxes, Urocyon cinereoargenteus, are native to the area where Wolf Park is located.  They are different from the red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) currently on display.  Gray … Continue reading

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