Archive
8 Oct

The Planning Commission was Unanimous!

Many thanks to our thoughtful soon-to-be neighbors that came to the Collier County Planning Commission to ask questions about the Estates Shopping Center PUD rezoning. With collaborative discussion, we could address the couple of concerns brought forth and earn the Planning Commission’s approval of our rezoning application!  This will need to be confirmed by a vote […]

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4 Oct

Shy Wolf Sanctuary’s land purchase nears final rezoning approvals

(Naples, FL – October 4, 2021) – For the past two years, Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education and Experience Center has been diligently working through the redevelopment process to finalize the purchase of 17+/- acres of land on the Northside of Golden Gate Boulevard West, between 1st ST NW and 3rd ST NW.   The final […]

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29 Sep

Meditate with Lynn Domenici and Wolves

Shy Wolf Sanctuary is happy to offer additional opportunities to commune with the animals. We will be introducing new guides who have offered to lead the meditation sessions each month. Lynn Domenici is a Certified Hypnotherapist, Life Coach, Reiki Master, and Yoga Instructor. Her practice, The Mind Body Coach, is located in Marco Island, FL. She […]

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23 Sep

Ozzy puppy won the lottery!

Puppies are cute, right?  Any three month old puppy should be easy to place, shouldn’t it?  Well, it turns out that New Guinea Singing Dog puppies are a bit harder to find homes that will commit for the long haul.  We took three puppies in at three months old, and we had pre-approved homes lined […]

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17 Sep

Cost of Responsible Rescue

So many animals in need…what’s the true cost of rescue for a special needs Singing Dog puppy?   Puppy intake (gas & staff to pick up)  = $220 Puppy vet (neuter, vaccines, deworming, health certificate) = $457 Food, fostering, leashes & harnesses (6 months to find home) = $1000 Transport to adopter (plane tickets, car […]

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12 Sep

Bane gets Adopted!

Thanks to lots of work by dedicated volunteers, Bane has found his forever home.  Craig and Kim spent many weekends working with Bane on his manners, trusting strangers, leash skills, and meeting new dogs.  While they were doing all of that, other volunteers and Staff were sharing the word that Bane needed a new home, […]

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10 Sep

Mankind is Safe!

Thanks to one of our amazing volunteers, Mankind (Manny) has made his way from Broward Shelter to his forever home.   With the new name Zephyr (Greek West wind – gentlest of the winds), he will spend the next month rehabbing from his multiple surgeries.  Having already met several of the cats, we expect that […]

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9 Sep

TSK Concert is TODAY – there’s still time to get tickets!

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7 Sep

VOLUNTEERING SHAPES LIVES & PURPOSE

Shy Wolf Sanctuary was an annual travel destination for Griff Gosnell and his father Griff Senior for many years. The dynamic duo would come to Naples and spend their days learning about the animals and everything it takes to run the sanctuary. Recently, we received an email from Griff updating us on his life and […]

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6 Sep

ESTATE SALE 09/07/21 BENEFITS SWS & AVOW

Shy Wolf Sanctuary was contacted about an estate donation to benefit the sanctuary. The donors had bought a house fully furnished in Grey Oaks and wanted to gift the furnishings to an animal organization. This very generous gesture started us down a new path benefiting our programs. We did not have storage or a store through which we […]

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