Dickerson Park Zoo Welcomes Endangered Wolf Pack

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – You now have the chance to see for yourself a rare, endangered wolf pack.

The Dickerson Park Zoo welcomed the six young males on Tuesday, November 6. The pack came from Chicago Zoological Society’s Brookfield Zoo as part of the Mexican Wolf Recovery Program. 

Mexican wolves are endangered with estimates of less than 150 remaining in the wild.

The boys named, Rio, Azul, Mateo, Jeff, David, and Temp, are on exhibit in the North America area of the zoo.

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