14 Jul

How much does it take to feed Shy Wolf’s resident animals?

9 Jul

Protect animals from heartworms year-round

Heartworm disease is nasty. It is caused by a parasitic worm called Dirofiliara Immitis or heartworms and can live inside a definitive host for five to seven years. Heartworms can potentially grow between 4 to 12 inches and form into groups called worm burden. These worms thrive in internal organs, specifically, the heart, lungs, and […]

27 Jun

Prevent animal anxiety during the 4th of July

6 Jun

Jobs Available

29 May

4th Annual WolfStock BrewFest and Concert to be held November 12, 2022

  (Naples, FL – May 29, 2022) Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education & Experience Center is hosting its 4th Annual WolfStock BrewFest and concert on Saturday, November 12th from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Paradise Coast Sports Complex in Naples. The event features a full afternoon of entertainment, samplings of craft beers from many […]

15 May

Understanding your pet to get the best care

Like humans, pets have quirks – peculiar needs that are unique from others. In most cases, the difficulty in managing pets arises when we do not fully understand these peculiarities. Consequently, we get frustrated when it seems that nothing makes them happy. Sometimes, it might even lead to inadvertently harming them. This is especially true for […]

8 May

When is it important to test for an animal’s DNA and when is it not?

DNA testing has come a long way. Not only has it helped humans, but it has also revolutionized animal care and research. The DNA carries the most basic information about a certain creature, thus knowing your animal’s DNA could help you understand them better. Certain breeds exhibit known behaviors.   Domestic animals come from a […]

4 May

Coyotes as neighbors

Every spring Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education and Experience Center receives calls from good-hearted citizens begging us to trap and save the coyotes in their neighborhood. The callers are worried that the coyotes will be killed, but also don’t want them living next door. It’s our experience that coyotes must be left in the wild. This […]

27 Apr

SWS Receives Grant from The Martin Foundation

Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education and Experience Center is very honored to be the recipient of a $10,000 grant from The Martin Foundation for general support and operations.  These funds are critical to the organization and our efforts to heal hearts and minds through rescue, sanctuary, and education. Many grants are restricted in their use, and […]

17 Apr

Happy National Volunteer Week

Shy Wolf Sanctuary started out as 100% volunteer run and remains largely the same.  We have grown to where we have some paid staff to support the volunteer efforts.  We could not rescue animals in dire need, provide sanctuary and the best daily care, or educate visitors and the community without the commitment of dedicated […]