For me it was important to understand and clarify not only how dogs have evolved from wolves, how they communicate and their behaviours, but how far removed our dogs are from wolves. Dogs are Dogs not wolves!
This led me to Yellowstone’s National Park and Wolf Park.
Studying Ethology of Wolves 2011
Wolf Park - Institute of Ethology
Karen with Pat Goodmann MS - Senior Wolf Handler
Pat joined Wolf Park in 1974, she is Head of wolf research. Known as the resident "Wolf Goddess". Her experience with wolves and extensive research has escalated wolf education to a new level. Pat is well published.
Yellowstones National Park
Studying the Wolves of Yellowstones in their natural environment with Wolf experts Dr Nathan Varley PhD & Linda Thurston MS
Privileged to watch The Druid Peak Pack 13 wolves - surround a group of Bison
Silver Pack (5 wolves) resting
Wolf Tracking with Dr James HalfPenny PHD
Head of The Yellowstones National Parks Wolf Project
Dr Douglas Smith PhD
Covering the North East of England
Cleveland (Teesside), Durham, North Yorkshire, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear