Campaign to Protect Wolves in California
Please help us raise $100,000 by December 31, 2013! This is a critical time for wolf recovery with the recent proposed loss of federal protection of gray wolves. In order for the California Wolf Center to continue is vital work towards ensuring the successful return and protection of wolves in California, we need your help to meet our fundraising goal. Together we can restore this icon of wilderness to our state. Learn more about what California Wolf Center is doing to help wolves recover in California, and please consider supporting this important work by DONATING NOW.
Wolf Awareness Week 2013
Wolf Awareness Week 2013 will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2013. John Vucetich, Associate Professor of Wildlife Ecology at Michigan Tech University and co-director of the Isle Royale wolf-moose study, will speak at both afternoon and evening programs about the wolves of Isle Royale. This fundraising event will benefit the California Wolf Center's resident wolves as well as our efforts to help wolves recover in the wild, including in our home state of California. Learn more here, or you can also call the California Wolf Center at (619) 234-9653 for more information.
Calling all photographers! The California Wolf Center needs your help! Each year, we teach thousands of people about wolves and their important role in the ecosystem. To aid in these efforts, we need high quality photos of our wolves. Please consider signing up for one of our unique photography tours for a chance to photograph the wolves from the other side of the fence. Reduced rates are available for photographers who are willing to donate the use of their photos to the California Wolf Center. For more details, view the flier here or call 619-234-WOLF (9653).
Wildlife Handling and Chemical Immobilization Course
Each year in January, the California Wolf Center hosts a course taught by Dr. Mark Johnson (of the original Yellowstone wolf reintroduction, among other things). Dr. Johnson has decades of international experience handling a variety of species. The next course will be held on January 9, 10, and 11, 2014. Visit our Wildlife Handling Course page for more details on the course and for information on how to register. The 2014 course is SOLD OUT, but please stay tuned for details on the 2015 course.
Gifts that Give Back
If you're looking for the perfect gift to show you care, the California Wolf Center is now offering gift shop ordering via phone or mail. The proceeds from your purchases will go to support the California Wolf Center and our mission of education, conservation, and research. Check out our California Wolf Republic t-shirts, celebrating the historic return of wolves to California. You can learn more about the shirts and some of the other unique items we have available by viewing our gift shop flyer here. To order, call 760-765-0030 or return your order form to the address on the flier.