Is Owning a Wolfdog the Right Choice for You?

Deanna Deppen, Executive Director at Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education and Experience Center was recently featured in the Naples Daily News, offering advice prior to adopting a wolfdog.


When people buy a wolfdog puppy they often get typical puppy behavior of playing and cuddling. However, as the wolfdog grows into maturity it’s true personality changes. When unprepared owners surrender a wolfdog, the consequences can be deadly for the animal.

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Shy Wolf Sanctuary does not buy, sell or breed animals. We rescue and rehome captive-bred, exotic animals that would have no other place to go.


Before you adopt a wolfdog, volunteer at an organization like Shy Wolf Sanctuary to learn more about their unique abilities. 


Make sure you check our adoptable animals page frequently. Email us to get pre-qualified to invite a wolfdog into your home!