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You’re Invited: Virtual Members’ Day June 20th

On Saturday, June 20th, we’d like to give thanks to all of the Endangered Wolf Center’s most loyal and supportive members for the role they have in our efforts to save endangered species and improve our environment. This virtual event is an exciting new format now available to EWC members across the world. Enjoy an inside view of the Center’s mission presented by its leaders and animal care staff. Rare and special footage of some of the most endangered animals will be featured. This is a family friendly event for all ages. Only current and registered members will be admitted on...

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Wolf Pups Fostered to the Wild Despite Pandemic

Endangered Wolf Pups Fostered to the Wild Despite Pandemic   COVID-19 has brought on unique challenges in all corners of the earth.  While news of the pandemic crisis dominated the headlines, the Endangered Wolf Center worked to ensure conservation was not paused. This pandemic has driven home the fact that our environment, when out of balance, can lead to negative ramifications for wildlife and for humans.     The Endangered Wolf Center focuses on returning keystone species, such as the critically endangered Mexican wolf, to their native habitat. Wolves and other large...

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“Tails” from the Wild – Mexican Wolf Survey

“Tails” from the Wild – Mexican Wolf Survey

In January, some of our staff participated in important conservation efforts to survey the Mexican wolf population in the wild. The main goal? To see if the population for this endangered wolf is growing. For our team, we were hoping to learn whether or not our cross-foster efforts of the 2019 season were successful.   Regina Mossotti, Director of Animal Care and Conservation at the Endangered Wolf Center, shares a highlight of their journey: “On the 3rd day of the survey, an uncollared, unidentified male Mexican wolf was darted, captured, and brought to the processing team to...

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COVID-19 Update

Announcement: The Endangered Wolf Center will temporarily close to the public until further notice as a precautionary measure against the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). All public and private events, as well as educational programs, are postponed and the Endangered Wolf Center will reevaluate plans to reopen within the coming weeks.   If you have already purchased your ticket to an upcoming event that is postponed, your reservation will automatically be transferred to the new date. If the event is canceled or you cannot attend on the new date, please call our Center for a refund. For...

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Puppy Shower

Due to current circumstances involving COVID-19, our Puppy Shower in now a virtual event! Same event, but enjoyed from your own home through a zoom link, which will be sent upon registration. Join us as celebrate the cutest part of conservation – puppies! You’ll meet one of our smallest residents, Daisy the fennec fox. Then, play fun games as you learn about all things PUP – from our innovative ways to get pups into the wild to artificial insemination success stories! You’ll learn how we care for these canid pups as they grow, learn & play! Our wolf mothers are experts...

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4th International African Painted Dog Conference

  Due to current circumstances in the United States, we have rescheduled the International African Painted Dog Conference. The new dates have been set for next year, May 10th-13th 2021. Thank you for your understanding. The Endangered Wolf Center is proud to host the 4th International African Painted Dog Conference, May 10th-13th, 2021 at Missouri Department of Conservation Powder Valley Conference Center.  This conference brings together wildlife managers, biologists, conservationists and zoo professionals from around the world to enhance and improve the care of African painted dogs in...

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