Construction begins on more habitats for rescued tigers! Materials have arrived at one of the Thai governments wildlife facilities. These construction materials will be used to build bigger enclosures for the tigers rescued from the Tiger Temple. The new habitat will be a vast improvement on the animals current conditions. [...]
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There are over 250,000 wolves and wolf hybrids living in captivity in the United States. In order to provide homes for rescued animals, our friends at Song of the Wolf Healing Center reached out for help. As a new sanctuary, they had only completed one enclosure with the scarce resources they [...]
Do wild animals belong in a zoo? What does a zoo do for wildlife? The attitude towards them in our society is changing. People are wary of seeing wild animals behind glass or chain link fence. Sea World was arguably once universally recognized as park where children can go to become in awe in front [...]
Boos and Brews! Helping animals while tasting good beer at Colorado's best haunted house! HellScream's Boos and Brews is the first event of it's kind, with three different levels and beer tasting throughout. HellScream will be featuring beer from Nano 108 Brewery. Come get scared by zombies, skeletons, and creepy clowns while drinking some great [...]
Bolero the lion gets a new toy! After partnering with Pikes Peak Community College's Zookeeping Technology program, we received a cube made from old firehose. The firehose is cut to length and weaved together, with a chain coming out of the top so it can be hanged from fencing or a pole. This thing is [...]
WildHeart completes largest wolf enclosure in US This project truly encompasses what WildHeart is about. After more than 10 years, Mission: Wolf is now home to the largest wolf enclosure in the United States. In June, we contacted Mission: Wolf to see if they had any projects they needed help with. Just like any wildlife [...]
WildHeart provides a log cabin for a wolf in need. This wolf has his very own log cabin! With a crew of dedicated volunteers, WildHeart dropped off the new house for Lyle at Serenity Springs Wildlife Center. Lyle and his wolf hybrid friend, Tarzan, were jumping for joy as they checked out the new den. [...]