Posts by SteveP

Benefit Endangered Wolves While You Shop

Holiday shopping looks a little different this year, but don’t worry! We’ve curated the perfect gifts that keep giving… to your loved ones and the planet. Every gift you purchase through the Endangered Wolf Center Gift Shop helps us continue to provide expert care, veterinary services, education, and nutrition to the animals in our care. Shop online now or schedule an appointment with one of our personal shoppers in our Gift Shop, call (636) 938-5900. Our employees can guide you in finding the perfect gift for your friends and family. Unforgettable experiences, annual...

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African painted dog talk highlights positives

Given that he was talking about an endangered species, it was refreshing to hear Dr. Greg Rasmussen sound so many optimistic tones during his talk on African painted dogs March 8, 2017 at the Endangered Wolf Center. Rasmussen even used the term “Map of Opportunity” when he displayed a map showing where African painted dogs can be found in national parks in five African nations that have united to create the Kavango Zambezi trans-frontier Conservation area (KAZA),  the largest trans-boundary conservation area in Africa. Here under one conservation umbrella, painted dogs in Angola, Zambia,...

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Watch us on ‘Great Day St. Louis’

Click here to watch Matt Chambers’ interview with Endangered Wolf Center Executive Director Virginia Busch, which was aired live Jan. 3, 2017 on the “In the Spotlight” segment of “Great Day St. Louis” on KMOV.

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‘Working to save wild canids’

Here’s a link to “Working to save wild canid species from extinction,” an article by Regina Mossotti, our Director of Animal Care and Conservation. It appeared in “Nature’s Newsletter,” a publication of the Delaware Valley Eagle Alliance.  The article begins on Page 8. The article begins with Mossotti noting “an increasing disconnect between younger individuals and their understanding of why zoos and other captive facilities still exist.”  

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Our 2017 events, camps & programs

2017 Calendar of Events   Trivia Friday, Feb. 10, Kirkwood Community Center   Volunteer Appreciation Dinner Sunday, April 9, location to be determined   Wolves & Wine Auction Friday, April 21, Selkirk Auctioneers and Appraisers   Polo Saturday, Aug. 19, Defiance, Missouri (Rain date, Sept. 23) Wolf Fest Saturday, Oct. 21, Endangered Wolf Center   Members’ Day Saturday, Nov. 11, Endangered Wolf Center   Holiday Boutique Saturday, Dec. 2, Endangered Wolf Center   2017 Education Programs   January 7-Campfire Wolf Howl 14-Winter Wolf Camp 21-Fennec Fox...

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