Tag Archives: May

Join us for Wolfstock! on Saturday, May 21 @ The Clubhouse!

Join us for Wolfstock @ The Clubhouse (827 N 6th St, Lafayette, IN 47904) Saturday, May 21 @ 5:00pm Come on out to Wolfstock! Hosted by the Clubhouse and put together by our wonderful sponsor, Sarah Smart-McGraw, Wolfstock will be … Continue reading

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Eat at Nine Irish Brothers and Support Wolf Park!

Help us throw a “puppy shower” for our (hopefully) incoming litter of puppies by participating in our Puppy Shower Charity Event on Monday, May 2! Visit Nine Irish Brothers in Lafayette or West Lafayette anytime between 5:00-10:00 pm on May … Continue reading

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Brew on the Bridge May 30!

Wolf Park & People’s Brewery Present: BREW ON THE BRIDGE May 30, 2015 7:00pm-10:00pm Wolf Park is partnering with the People’s Brewery and 3 Lane Hill for a special outdoor concert in the park! Alcohol will be provided by People’s … Continue reading

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Denali National Park’s 2015 Research Report Available

Read about current wolf monitoring programs and research at Denali National Park here: http://www.nps.gov/dena/learn/nature/upload/2015_Current_Resource_Projects.pdf (The wolf information starts at page 34.) In March 2015, 52 wolves were counted in Denali, an estimated density of 2.8 wolves per 1,000 square kilometers, … Continue reading

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Join Us For The Wolves’ Birthday Party Saturday, May 2!

Saturday May 2, 2015: 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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Mexican Wolf Pups Cross-Fostered to Improve Chances of Survival

Two pups from the six-pup litter of a recently released captive-born female Mexican wolf, Ernesta (F1126) have been cross-fostered with the three-pup litter of another wild female (F923). A pregnant Ernesta and her mate, M1249, were released in April of … Continue reading

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European Bison Reintroduced to Romania

A herd of 17 European bison, Bison bonasus — cousins of the American bison, Bison bison, on display at Wolf Park — is being released into the Carpathian mountains in Romania, the first bison to set hoof there in 200 years. … Continue reading

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Coyote Hunting Halted in Red Wolf Habitat in North Carolina

U.S. District judge Terrence Boyle ordered a halt to coyote hunting in five northeastern North Carolina counties (Dare, Hyde, Beufort, Tyrrell, and Washington) in order to reduce mistaken-identity shootings of the visually similar (and protected under the Endangered Species Act) … Continue reading

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Illinois Works To Give Possible Dispersing Wolves Legal Protection

Although wolves, bears, and cougars do not officially have active breeding populations in Illinois, it is possible that they will move back in someday.  State lines do not mean anything to dispersing animals, and individuals leaving populations in nearby states … Continue reading

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First Wolf in Iowa in 89 Years Mistaken for Coyote, Shot By Hunter

A man hunting coyotes in Fairbank, Iowa, in northwest Buchanan County, shot an animal which turned out to be a wolf — the first documented wolf in Iowa in 89 years.  The last wolf sighting in Iowa was recorded in … Continue reading

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