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Wildheart Blog and Mission Updates

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 of magnificent marine animals. Now they are being boycotted and protested.  Whether [...]

By | March 12th, 2017|Categories: Education, Zoos and Sanctuaries|0 Comments

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 beer! A portion of the proceeds benefits the [...]

By | October 7th, 2016|Categories: Events|0 Comments

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 HEAVY! Weighing in at 45 pounds, we knew it would fit perfectly [...]

By | September 11th, 2016|Categories: Hearts at Home, Missions, Volunteering|Comments Off on Bolero the lion gets a new toy!

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 sanctuary, there was a huge list of needs. But one in particular [...]

By | September 11th, 2016|Categories: Hearts at Home, Missions, Volunteering|0 Comments

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. Thank you to all our supporters, and to Peacemaker Builders, who worked closely with us [...]

By | December 28th, 2015|Categories: Hearts at Home, Missions, Uncategorized, Volunteering|Comments Off on WildHeart provides a log cabin for a wolf in need.