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Program Duration

9-12 Week, 5-8 Week


All year round


* Volunteers must be atleast 18 years old
* Volunteers must commit for a min of 2 weeks and a max of 12 weeks
* There is no alcohol or drug use permitted on the property
* When inside wolf enclosures you will not be able to wear shorts, earrings or other body piercings, or other jewelry that cannot be tucked in or covered
* Strong work ethics are required: reliable, responsible, honest, good sense of humour, dependable, physically and mentally fit
* No animal allergies
* Must have tetanus vaccination and health insurance
* Dedication to the work, purpose, mission, and philosophy of the organization

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

6 weeks for 995 USD

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

* Wolf Care USA

Airport Pickup
* We will be waiting for you at the airport and transfer you to your at the volunteer project.

* Back to basic Shared Cabins with no electricity. Houses are primitive, but many volunteers have learned to call their RV or Hogan home.

* Groceries are provided but you will have to do the cooking with the other volunteers

Ongoing Service
* If there are any problems with your volunteer project we are always there to help you and mediate between yourself and the organization.

* Through Fronteering you have the possibility to book tours in the USA after you have finished your volunteer project.

24/7 Emergency Contact
* If there are any problems during you stay in Vancouver you can reach us 24/7 to assist you.



Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Wildlife

Age Range


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian and Kiwi Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2 - 4

Application Process Involves

  • Essay
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

4 weeks