Wolf Haven Blog

Coexistence: A Wolf Panel discussion – Feb. 23, 2017

Join Wolf Haven International on Thursday, February 23 as the complexities of wolf recovery in WA State are discussed by the following panelists:
February 17, 2017/by Wolf Haven International

The Origin of Wolves

by Chris Montero, Outreach Coordinator, Wolf Haven International This…
February 14, 2017/by Wolf Haven International

Tributes to those we lost in December

December is usually a time of celebration as we celebrate the…
January 17, 2017/by Wolf Haven International

Inspiring messages from today’s youth

December 23, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Why we don’t support bringing wild wolves into captivity

As the events of the Profanity Peak situation continue to…
September 26, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Goodbye Sequra

by Wendy Spencer, director of Animal Care It is with a…
August 16, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Summer Sanctuary Update at Wolf Haven

by Pamel Maciel, Mexican Wolf SSP/Hispanic Outreach Specialist,…
August 8, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Loving good-bye to red wolf pair

JACOB BLACK Jacob and Tamaska were part of the Red Wolf…
July 3, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Happy National Volunteer Week!

by Cindy Irwin, Director of Volunteer Services, Wolf Haven…
April 14, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Saying good-bye to Spruce

by Wendy Spencer, Director of Animal Care Saying goodbye…
March 25, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Remembering Wayne

by Cindy Irwin, Director of Volunteer Services, Wolf Haven “Some…
February 18, 2016/by Wolf Haven International

Meet Gypsy and Diablo, the sweet Mexi duo

by Pamela Maciel, Mexican wolf/bilingual education specialist,…
November 2, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Wolf Loaf Redux (or, how to build a better loaf)

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist, Wolf Haven International It…
October 22, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Plants blooming on Wolf Haven’s prairie in… October?!

by Anne Schuster, Prairie Conservation Specialist at Wolf Haven…
October 12, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Saving the red wolf

  Unique species nearly exterminated What makes…
August 20, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Saving the Mexican gray wolf

How to save  an endangered species The Mexican gray wolf,…
August 12, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Goodbye Ruby

Ruby was one of the red wolves living at Wolf Haven as part…
June 30, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Wolf Haven International Teams up with California Wolf Center

by Skie Bender - Education Outreach Specialist, Wolf Haven On…
February 19, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Why do Wolves (and Dogs) Roll on Stinky Stuff?

The following blog was written for the Environmental Nature…
January 16, 2015/by Wolf Haven International

Riley's spirit continues in our hearts

It is with a heavy heart that Wolf Haven writes that our friend…
December 29, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Young Mazama pocket gophers struggle to find their place in a new world

By Kim Flotlin, USFWS wildlife biologist Mazama pocket gophers…
November 7, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

A Ghostly Tale of Wolf Haven’s Prairie

October 31, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Wolves in Vegas

By Skie Bender, Education Outreach Specialist, Wolf Haven International I…
October 24, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

The Huckleberry Pack

In the upcoming issue Wolf Tracks magazine, Wolf Haven executive…
October 13, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Young girl advocates for wolves (and Shadow!)

August 15, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Mowing at The Haven

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist The Pacific Northwest…
August 8, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Splish Splash

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist, Wolf Haven International In…
July 31, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

I Hear the Birds A-Cawin’

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist, Wolf Haven International When…
July 21, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

The Heat is On

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist The last Wolf Haven…
July 15, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

A Picture (and Sound) Worth a Thousand Words

Caedus demonstrates howling to sanctuary visit group by Wolf…
July 10, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

The gift of adoption

One way that Wolf Haven raises both funds AND awareness is…
June 26, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Food For Thought

Skie Bender - Education Outreach Specialist Weaving my old truck…
May 22, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Tuna Popsicle

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist We have had some…
May 19, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Fur

By Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist Springtime is here.…
May 1, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What's blooming on the Wolf Haven prairie in early April

The nice weather of spring has brought beautiful wildflowers…
April 13, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Speak Up for Wolves in Alaska

"If we leave wolves alone, we'll be the ones to benefit." Marybeth…
April 1, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What to See on the Prairie Now

If you get a chance to come to Wolf Haven International, you…
March 31, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Conservation Groups Collaborate to Celebrate Mexican Wolf

Once nearly extinct wolf reintroduced in wild 16 years ago   Tenino,…
March 26, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

When worlds collide: Wolves in the Netherlands past-present and future

Here is a fascinating blog about wolves in the Netherlands
March 13, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Protecting native prairies by removing invasive trees

People who have visited Wolf Haven before might have noticed…
February 20, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What It’s Like to Work With Wolves (part 5 of a 5-part series) by Wolf Haven International

So Why Work with Wolves? by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist When…
January 31, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What It’s Like to Work With Wolves (part 4 of a 5-part series) by Wolf Haven International

What’s that smell? by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist Even…
January 28, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What It's Like to Work With Wolves (part 3 of a 5-part series)

Working “with” Other Creatures by Brennan Stoelb, Animal…
January 24, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What It's Like to Work With Wolves (part 2 of a 5-part series)

Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist/Wolf Haven International Working…
January 21, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What It’s Like to Work With Wolves (part 2 of a 5-part series)

Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist/Wolf Haven International Working…
January 21, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What it’s Like to Work with Wolves (a 5-part series)

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist/Wolf Haven International So…
January 17, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

What it's Like to Work with Wolves (a 5-part series)

by Brennan Stoelb, Animal Care Specialist/Wolf Haven International So…
January 17, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

The Gift of the Christmas Goose

by Wendy Spencer, Director of Animal Care Wolf Haven International While…
January 7, 2014/by Wolf Haven International

Wolves aren't the only animals that get tossed salmon!

In the Pacific Northwest, there are 137 different species that…
December 18, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Thanksgiving at Wolf Haven

An annual feast for wolves Kim Young, Director of Communications…
December 10, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Scarecrows – a nonlethal deterrent

How is a Scarecrow like Fladry? Much like fladry is recommended…
November 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

The Journey of the Chum Salmon: From wild fish to action double …to wolf treat

The kind of salmon that is donated to us from Pike Place…
November 4, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

One girl helping wolves

Letter we received from a sweet girl with a big heart.
October 18, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Jumping for Joy at the News…Samantha is ready for “Adoption”!

Samantha is a jumper!! by Membership Coordinator Heather Hilf One…
October 8, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Barrels O’ Fun

October 2, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Pacific Wolf Coalition Press Release – Hold More Public Hearings!

California Chapter, Sierra Club - California Wilderness Coalition…
September 27, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

An Unexpected Encounter

Surprise!                    As if I didn’t…
September 20, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Bart & Samantha check each other out

A video is worth a thousand words. Samantha & Bart say hello. (for…
September 9, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Bart gets a girl!

If you follow us regularly then you know that Bart, one of…
September 7, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Raise Your Voice for Wolves – No to Delist!

UPDATE ON GRAY WOLF DELIST PROPOSAL! The comment period has…
September 3, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Summer Days at Wolf Haven

Sanctuary Update – Brennan Stoelb, animal care specialist Blooming…
August 26, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Wolves – A piece of my heart

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
July 29, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican wolves (#11) – looking for F1305

July 24, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican wolves (#11) – looking for F1305

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
July 22, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican wolves (#10) – F1305 just wants to have fun

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
July 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican wolves (#9) – fence fighting between free-ranging & captive wolves

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
July 10, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Wolves (#8) – wild wolves, wild horses, & magic

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
July 5, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Wolves (#7) – hearing, seeing & tracking wolves

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
June 28, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Wolves (#6) – disappointment

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
June 25, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Gray Wolves (#5) – beautiful & pure howls

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
June 21, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Gray Wolves (#4) – beauty from devastation

Nearly exterminated in the wild during by the 1930s, the Mexican…
June 19, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Gray Wolves (#3) – base camp & the blind

Plans are being made for the first release IN FIVE YEARS of…
June 17, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Gray Wolves (#2)

Plans are being made for the first release IN FIVE YEARS of…
June 14, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Helping Save Mexican Gray Wolves (#1)

Plans are being made for the first release IN FIVE YEARS of…
June 12, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Endangered Species Day

Today, Wolf Haven International joins thousands of people and…
May 17, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Big day in the sanctuary

Big day in the sanctuary for some of our residents- Guy and…
May 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Rocco is stretching! How about You!

Rocco is stretching! How about You! Please remember Rocco…
May 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Wolves of Wolf Haven International: 2 of 20

More photos taken by a happy (and talented) Photo Visit part…
May 13, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Happy Birthday Shadow! From Mrs. Schumacher’s class

Mrs. Schumacher's kindergarten class at Greenwood Elementary…
May 13, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Guest Photos – wolves at Wolf Haven

Classic photos taken of the wolves of Wolf Haven International…
May 10, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

How to STRETCH – in Six Simple Steps

The Proper Way to STRETCH On May 15, for a 24-hour period,…
May 2, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Happy Birthday to Shadow!

 Shadow by Uma P. This lovely drawing of Shadow and Juno in…
April 23, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

See Sweetgrass documentary – sheepherding in American West

Join Wolf Haven International for a special screening of Sweetgrass…
April 12, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Feeding the Wolves at Wolf Haven

Our Wolf Feeding Schedule At Wolf Haven International, we have…
April 12, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

brotherly love

Chai, one of our female San Bernardino wolves, was transported…
April 4, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Cienega pack

The first pack of Mexican gray wolves that were transferred from…
March 29, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

A Book Review of "Part Wild" by Ceiridwen Terrill

  Part Wild is the real life story of Ceiridwen Terrill…
March 22, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

posturing

Today while doing the walk through I observed some posturing…
March 22, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

The Wolf, The Man and The Bear

A wolf encountered a man. He asked, "Why do you want to kill…
March 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

bucket and tub day

Yesterday was bucket and tub day. While the wolves' water buckets…
March 14, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Book Review: How The Dog Became The Dog: From Wolves To Our Best Friends

How The Dog Became The Dog: From Wolves To Our Best Friends by…
March 12, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Letter From WHI Executive Director Diane Gallegos

Greetings! Many thanks for your support in 2012.  With your…
March 11, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

SSP wolf update

Happy Monday everyone – A quick animal update:The biggest news…
March 11, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Wolf Haven Wolves and Wolfdogs

Our Wolves Gray Wolves* *While it is our mission to rescue only…
March 8, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

"Wolves in Washington" presentation on Thursday, 3/7

"Wolves in Washington", a traveling wolf exhibit, is on display…
March 4, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Story’s Wolf Video from Yellowstone National Park

An excellent video of Lamar Canyon…
February 20, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Breeding season, landscaping and aging gracefully

February 18, 2013 Things are pretty normal in the sanctuary.…
February 18, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

The return of grey wolves 'not enough to restore Yellowstone's ecosystem'

The return of grey wolves 'not enough to restore Yellowstone's…
February 15, 2013/by Wolf Haven International

Wolves A Poem

by Sophia McMurray age 9 (This poem is dedicated to Eve. My…
February 5, 2013/by Wolf Haven International