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The Speedwell Wolves,

A Treasure Awaits

In the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch country, quietly secured on 80 plus acres of natural woodland, you will find the home of the Speedwell Wolves.

For over 30 years the Darlington Family has offered refuge to Wolves who have found themselves without a place in the natural world. It has been over a hundred years since the last wild Wolf was known to exist in Pennsylvania.

Originally created as a private rescue, Wolf Sanctuary of PA has grown into an educational facility. We are devoted to assuring the most comfortable and stimulating environments for our wolves. Here at Wolf Sanctuary of PA wolves and wolf dogs are given back their dignity.

The Wolves of Speedwell hold a unique position as Ambassadors to the wild. It has been said that “the best wolf habitat resides in the human heart.” Perhaps it is also that the best habitat for our own wildness resides in the heart of the Wolf.

The Sanctuary currently provides food, shelter and veterinary care for over forty Wolves with no government or corporate assistance. Only, by your continued support and interest do the Wolves thrive.

INTERESTED IN VISITING WOLF SANCTUARY of PA?

The only way to see the wolves is by a guided tour.
Please visit our Tours and Events Page.

*NOTE: The Saturday/Sunday public tour time will move to 12PM starting Sunday October 1

Tour Information
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Full Moon Tours

2017 Dates

  • December 2 – Cold Moon

Full Moon Tour Dates for 2018:

  • March 3 – Worm Moon
  • March 31 – Blue Moon
  • April 28 – Pink Moon
  • May 26 – Flower Moon
  • June 30 – Strawberry Moon
  • July 28 – Buck Moon
  • August 25 – Sturgeon Moon
  • September 22 – Harvest Moon
  • October 20 – Hunters Moon
  • November 24 – Beaver Moon
  • December 22 – Cold Moon

Our 2018 Calendar is now available

Order your 2018 Wolf Sanctuary calendar! These beautiful calendars sell out every year so order today.

Orders are restricted to the U.S.  However if you would like one shipped internationally please call us at 717-626-4617.


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To order more that 8 calendars please call: 717-626-4617

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WOLF SANCTUARY OF PA NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT

Donations

Donations are vital to the sanctuary and every donation helps us secure the health of our wolves and save the lives of those yet to come under our care.

We maintain the well-being of the Wolves only through your generous support. Many of those working to secure the safety and health of our Wolves are volunteers.

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Adoptions

You can help make a difference for our wolves and their environment.

Contributions for Wolf Sanctuary of PA’s Adopt a Wolf symbolic adoption is $45 and helps the Sanctuary to preserve grounds and protect its animals. Adopt a Wolf for yourself or order an Adopt a Wolf as a gift.

Adopt a Wolf

Memberships

Wolf Sanctuary of PA is a non profit 501c3. We maintain the well-being of the Wolves only through your generous support.

Become a member today and pledge your annual support to a worthy cause!

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MEET BEAR – OUR NEWEST FAMILY MEMBER

Bear lived in a small zoo in Wellsboro, PA up until one year ago.

Prior to that, much of his story is unknown

PLANNING A STAY IN LANCASTER?

Consider spending your nights with our neighbors at Speedwell Forge Bed and Breakfast

Three beautiful rooms and three stunning private cottages

The White House

The Whyte House

The Summer Kitchen

The Summer Kitchen

Paymasters Office

The Paymasters

Kathryn's Room

Kathryn’s Room

Boy's Room

The Boy’s Room

Bills Room

Bills Room

Total relaxation, excellent food and a 5 star rating on Trip Advisor.

Visit the Speedwell Forge website
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