Weykooey

Kooey was a very high spirited puppy. Her humans could not integrate her into their pack of Dogs, and the woman feared her. Kooey would snap at you.  At 6 months she came to live her life out here. She is one of the friendliest, happiest, jokers here.

Kooey was a very high spirited puppy. Her humans could not integrate her into their pack of Dogs, and the woman feared her. Kooey would snap at you. At 6 months she came to live her life out here. She is one of the friendliest, happiest, jokers here.

Wiley RIP

Wiley was a tragic result of 3 homes before he was a year old. At 16 mos. we were asked to give him a life. Here he was unchained for the first time and had a friend "Kieshe" to keep him content.  Wiley suffered from fear of thunder.  At 9, he became very ill with cancer that I believe was genetic.

Wiley was a tragic result of 3 homes before he was a year old. At 16 mos. we were asked to give him a life. Here he was unchained for the first time and had a friend "Kieshe" to keep him content. Wiley suffered from fear of thunder. At 9, he became very ill with cancer that I believe was genetic.

Dyami

Dyami turns heads as one of the most beautiful Wolfdogs. Sadly she was forced into rescue after her owner went to  military housing .  The trauma caused by an incompetent self proclaimed expert, ruined any possibility of a good bond with her for me.  Dyami has been here 9 years as of 3/16. She does fine with no human contact.

Dyami turns heads as one of the most beautiful Wolfdogs. Sadly she was forced into rescue after her owner went to military housing . The trauma caused by an incompetent self proclaimed expert, ruined any possibility of a good bond with her for me. Dyami has been here 9 years as of 3/16. She does fine with no human contact.

Kieshe

Kieshe is not a Wolf Dog , and she is likely part of a spell put on me :).  Sweet little girl walked into the house as a pup. No one knows where she came from or how she got here.

Kieshe is not a Wolf Dog , and she is likely part of a spell put on me :). Sweet little girl walked into the house as a pup. No one knows where she came from or how she got here.

"KD"

After Dyami showed signs of severe trauma, and would not accept an adult mate, I opted to try and find her a pup. "KD" was luckily available. She raised him and they have a strong bond.  "KD" came along at a time when many of our soldiers were being killed in Iraq.  One of our local heroes came back alive, but severely burned and dismembered. "KD" is named after Sgt. Kevin Downs.

After Dyami showed signs of severe trauma, and would not accept an adult mate, I opted to try and find her a pup. "KD" was luckily available. She raised him and they have a strong bond. "KD" came along at a time when many of our soldiers were being killed in Iraq. One of our local heroes came back alive, but severely burned and dismembered. "KD" is named after Sgt. Kevin Downs.

Kodi RIP

Kodi was not a Wolf Dog. He and Meinji were dumped here for me to foster in 2006.  The women who dumped them became a long term problem for many.  Kodi left us in March of 2016. He was almost 13.

Kodi was not a Wolf Dog. He and Meinji were dumped here for me to foster in 2006. The women who dumped them became a long term problem for many. Kodi left us in March of 2016. He was almost 13.

Meinjein RIP

Minji  and Kodi were dumped here in 2006 by rescue women I trusted. They came here sick, and no one ever offered to help financially or otherwise. At that time we were not a rescue. I was simply trying to do someone a favor.  Minji is 13 now, and her Kodi is gone.  4/16

Sadly Minji let go about a month after Kodi. They were lifetime partners, and I suppose a broken heart is to blame.

Minji and Kodi were dumped here in 2006 by rescue women I trusted. They came here sick, and no one ever offered to help financially or otherwise. At that time we were not a rescue. I was simply trying to do someone a favor. Minji is 13 now, and her Kodi is gone. 4/16

Sadly Minji let go about a month after Kodi. They were lifetime partners, and I suppose a broken heart is to blame.

Nonadi

Nonadi,  sold to a teenage girl who discovered boys were more fun when her pup was barely a year old.  Her parents took the dog to the shelter and never looked back. She was posted by email through a wonderful rescuer. No one wanted her. I went to Indianapolis and brought her home. Nonadi has dug tunnels and holes over an entire 1/2 acre enclosure, but she is an amazingly sweet ambassador here.

Nonadi, sold to a teenage girl who discovered boys were more fun when her pup was barely a year old. Her parents took the dog to the shelter and never looked back. She was posted by email through a wonderful rescuer. No one wanted her. I went to Indianapolis and brought her home. Nonadi has dug tunnels and holes over an entire 1/2 acre enclosure, but she is an amazingly sweet ambassador here.

Ringo RIP

Dummy me. The same woman who dumped Minji & Kodi here, called me crying one morning about this poor boy in Georgia. Convinced me she would pay all expenses and Vet bills. So once again I bit the bullet. I never saw a dime. Ringo was a very sick boy. Here we had him almost normal. His immune system was NG, and after 7 years and 3200.00 I just could not keep him going. Ringo left us in April 2015.

Dummy me. The same woman who dumped Minji & Kodi here, called me crying one morning about this poor boy in Georgia. Convinced me she would pay all expenses and Vet bills. So once again I bit the bullet. I never saw a dime. Ringo was a very sick boy. Here we had him almost normal. His immune system was NG, and after 7 years and 3200.00 I just could not keep him going. Ringo left us in April 2015.

Bo

Bo, another purported Wolf Dog was tied to a wire fence on a 4' cable behind a trash can trailer. The teenage girl who had him was in no position to deal with him. Bo is basically a very sweet IDIOT of a dog who has dented the dynamics here for 10 years. However he has been a great playmate to both Kooey first and Denali now. Bo is thought to be 12 -14, and is showing signs of fatty tumors (old age) .  As many times as I have wished him gone, I know I'm going to miss him big time when he's gone.

On June 27 /16 we had the tumor removed. Bo did not respond well to the surgery.  Time will tell us what to do.

Bo is doing very well thanks to Dr. Chris Shew in Kingston Springs Tn. As of 3/17 he is cancer free.

Bo lost his fight with cancer October 2017.  We miss him.

Bo, another purported Wolf Dog was tied to a wire fence on a 4' cable behind a trash can trailer. The teenage girl who had him was in no position to deal with him. Bo is basically a very sweet IDIOT of a dog who has dented the dynamics here for 10 years. However he has been a great playmate to both Kooey first and Denali now. Bo is thought to be 12 -14, and is showing signs of fatty tumors (old age) . As many times as I have wished him gone, I know I'm going to miss him big time when he's gone.

On June 27 /16 we had the tumor removed. Bo did not respond well to the surgery. Time will tell us what to do.

Bo is doing very well thanks to Dr. Chris Shew in Kingston Springs Tn. As of 3/17 he is cancer free.

Bo lost his fight with cancer October 2017. We miss him.

Shiloh RIP

Shiloh was another victim of a bad human relationship. Her owner married an abuser. Neighbors convinced the woman to let Shiloh go.  Shiloh was chained to an iron tub full of mosquitos in Mississippi.  She was brought here by a wonderful woman named Angie. Shiloh was stage 4 heartworm positive.  Shiloh is now 15. She has recently had strokes, but is not suffering, just inconvenienced.  She's had a good 8 years. 

Shiloh was laid to rest on Nov 13, 2016, 2 months shy of her 17th birthday. She left her mark on me forever.

Shiloh was another victim of a bad human relationship. Her owner married an abuser. Neighbors convinced the woman to let Shiloh go. Shiloh was chained to an iron tub full of mosquitos in Mississippi. She was brought here by a wonderful woman named Angie. Shiloh was stage 4 heartworm positive. Shiloh is now 15. She has recently had strokes, but is not suffering, just inconvenienced. She's had a good 8 years.

Shiloh was laid to rest on Nov 13, 2016, 2 months shy of her 17th birthday. She left her mark on me forever.

Tucker

Tucker is 13 and has been in about 4-5 different places throughout his life. He was part of a litter of all males who were rescued. Tucker loves women. It took a few years for me and him to have a relationship other than food.  He's a cranky old guy, but there's a warm heart in there. 

Tucker passed away peacefully in August 2017. He was 14

Tucker is 13 and has been in about 4-5 different places throughout his life. He was part of a litter of all males who were rescued. Tucker loves women. It took a few years for me and him to have a relationship other than food. He's a cranky old guy, but there's a warm heart in there.

Tucker passed away peacefully in August 2017. He was 14

Trey

Trey , the most colorful rescue of our existence.  Set free in the woods in Texas to make it on his own at 14 mos. The scenario involved several people working together and all of the pieces fell in place.  Trey was meant to be here.

Trey , the most colorful rescue of our existence. Set free in the woods in Texas to make it on his own at 14 mos. The scenario involved several people working together and all of the pieces fell in place. Trey was meant to be here.

Dino

A big lovable Akita Wolf Dog who again was chained up by useless humans.  The idiot's X-wife came to the rescue and brought him to us. He never ran free before. Now Kooey's pen mate.  Dino is around 6 as of Jan 2016.

A big lovable Akita Wolf Dog who again was chained up by useless humans. The idiot's X-wife came to the rescue and brought him to us. He never ran free before. Now Kooey's pen mate. Dino is around 6 as of Jan 2016.

Denali

Denali was purchased by a young couple who loved her dearly. Sadly they did not research Wolf Dog care before hand.  She came to us at 2, a victim of a small yard in a city neighborhood, and the couple's urge to have human children.

Denali was purchased by a young couple who loved her dearly. Sadly they did not research Wolf Dog care before hand. She came to us at 2, a victim of a small yard in a city neighborhood, and the couple's urge to have human children.

Sapphire

Sapphire was surrendered by her people at as a yearling.  We placed her on a farm near by with a male who was needing company. She spent 6 years with him until he passed. It was time to bring her here to be part of the pack.

Sapphire was surrendered by her people at as a yearling. We placed her on a farm near by with a male who was needing company. She spent 6 years with him until he passed. It was time to bring her here to be part of the pack.

Apache

In November 2015 we tried but failed to find a home for this young boy who was living on a military base in Texas. When time ran out , a few good supporters pitched in to fund his flight here.  Apache is # 17

In November 2015 we tried but failed to find a home for this young boy who was living on a military base in Texas. When time ran out , a few good supporters pitched in to fund his flight here. Apache is # 17

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HOW DID THIS HAPPEN?


After caring for Chilli for 12 years, I was fairly certain that I would not have any more animals to tie me down. Little did I know what the DOG GODs had in store for me.
Chilli was cremated and her ashes are buried on the hill overlooking the camp fire and Turner Creek. She was buried with her collar and a Hawk feather. My friend Luke Tiger said to me that the Indigenous people always believe the soul will return again if you place a feather of a bird of prey into the grave.
A year later Chilli's soul walked into my house dressed in a redder coat, but speaking the exact same words. Kieshe (Cree for "from the heavens") , approximately 4 months old, the same age Chili was when she found us, walked up the stairs and sat at the top behind me while I was working at my desk. I sensed someone in the room. She never left, I never found anyone who had ever seen her before, and she had no interest in leaving my side. Kieshe is a Red Pit / Husky.
The Hawk had delivered.

Soon after I began to contact people for a male pal for Kieshe. I had her spayed, and we adopted Wiley from Florida.
Wiley had been stuck on a chain in the hot Florida sun for a year. The result of 3 owners and a divorce. Wiley instantly loved Kieshe and they have been happily sharing space on the creek since spring 2006.
In 2012 we found Wiley had cancer.  He left us within a few months.

Well all good Wolf Dog homes seem to warrant visits from Wolf Dog folks. And soon we were asked to "FOSTER" 2 more. A second pen was constructed, and a second log house. And I was about to learn a lesson about trusting Wolf Dog FOSTERING...along with a few other lessons.
Basically you are stuck, and in a dishonest and underminded way. Although I am not sorry I saved 2 animals from possible death, I am angry that I was duped into it the way I was. I am angry that this person continues to do this to many people, and is causing as much harm to the animals as she is good. 

With that off my chest, we have Dakota and Meinjein. They are what is known as fake Wolfdogs. Animals that have  no Wolf heritage duped as Wolves to uneducated buyers. Many Northern breed and mixed pups can fool you until they grow. 

Shortly after, we had the CHOICE, to take our first high% Wolfdog. And although I was a bit overwhelmed with 4, I was still convinced that 2 were temporary. So Kooey was brought from Ohio where her purchasers could not handle her extreme spirit. 
Then there were 5.

Pen 3 was constucted in the spring of 2007. Kooey was part of the 3 , Dakota & Meinjein, until she outgrew Meinji's mothering.

Within a week, I saw an ad in a local paper. Pure Timber Wolf 4 sale.
Oh oh.... Now an anti Wolf abuse guy, I went to work. Jumped into a nearby closet to put on my SuperDog suit, and emerged once again the rescuer of a low % WD. His name (surprise) was Dakota also. After all, there are only 3 names for Wolf Dogs. Timber, Dakota, and Cheyenne.
So we had to rename this little weasel. Re using the long "O" for recall reasons, I call him Bo.
Bo was abused by several wannabes. He ended up tied to a fence behind a trashcan trailer that was inhabited by questionable 2 leggeds. After the teenage pregnant kid begged me to take him away, her mother accused me of stealing him. Oh Bo...
He's doing much better after extensive Veterinary care for parasites, and some aggression training. Bo now shares space with Kooey. Bo was # 6.
(as of 2013, Bo now lives with Denali)



After a year of learning, and getting comfortable with my new lifestyle, I recieved photos of an animal in distress. This animal was more beautiful than any I had ever seen before. I set the email aside, but a week or 2 later I inquired as to the status of this girl. Lo and behold, we were headed east to bring here home. Dyami was number 7.

Dyami didn't settle in too well. She was spooked by a 10 second episode of incompetence by someone I thought knew what they were doing.  Her disposition was extremely skittish, and her heart was broken. She paced the top of the hill 24 / 7 for many weeks looking for her human. 
In an attempt to help Dyami settle in, I brought a HC male pup for her to raise. "KD" who is named after Sgt. Kevin Downs, has made life for Dyami somewhat easier. She loves her KD.


KD is # 8.

On May 14th 2008, we got a distress SOS to help save a pup from a Georgia shelter. He was a young 6-7  month old Mal with a terrible case of Demodex. Ringo was brought here in May and is doing well now. He will hopefully be going to his forever home as he is very adoptable.
Ringo is #9.
(Ringo sadly was laid to rest May 27, 2015, he was almost 8 and fought his health demons his whole life)



On Sept 12, another distress call from concerned folks about a "Wolf" tied to a tree in Mississippi. After seeing photos, I wasn't sure there was much Wolf involved, however by the 19th, Shiloh, a 7 year old female trapped in the crossfire of domestic violence was rescued and transported here by one of the women who worked dilligently to get her out of her mess. Shiloh was now Ringo's older gal, and she is # 10. However her constant dominance of young Ringo was not good, so we later moved him in with Nonadi, and Tucker now is Shiloh's challenger.



February 2010, after a long cold 3 months, I decided to build another enclosure on the hill. With an extra space, I could move them around and fix the other pens.
Ohoh,,,,,,,space is magnetic, and seems to never be extra. We were Indiana bound, and Nonadi was coming home with us in the No. 11 spot.  Darn, she's lonely in that big pen all by herself. So Ringo was moved in with her. Shiloh spent almost 6 months alone but was fine with that, and then............

Nonadi # 11

Well an empty slot just doesn't sit well when so many are in need, so a special boy that was headed south from Canada, needed a place to settle in. Shiloh was getting a room mate. Tucker made the 2000 mile trek in record time in what I will remember as the most dedicated drive ever.

Tucker is # 12

Winter of 2011, an online scenario like no other unfolds for all to see. Our young Texas friend Emily watches dilligently as a woman publicly abandons a high content male pup in the woods to fend for himself. We managed to track sightings, and then a posting by a concerned resident that a Wolf was lurking on her property.
His luck would change as this wonderful woman Holly would see to it that he remained safe long enough for us to retrieve him.  

Trey  is # 13 



It's rare that people locally have true Wolf Dogs, and while we help as much as we can with all breeds, most circumstances are not emergencies.  Well this fellow was facing the needle if we didn't take action, and once he got here, his personality won me over. A striking mix of Akita gives Dino a different twist to the normal Wolf Dog.

Dino is #14




A 2 year old high mid content female that was becoming restless in her mid city yard as she matured. Her loving owners did everything they could to try and keep her, but they realized it was in her best interest to be in a secure and pack oriented environment.

Denali is #15


In 2007 we got a call about a male who was impossible to contain, not far from us. At the same time we were asked to help find a home for a young female. So I build them an enclosure, gave him a GF and stopped all escape attempts for the rest of his life. He passed away in 2014, and she was alone. So we went to get her. 

Saffire  is # 16



In December 2015, I tried to help a Navy couple in Texas place a rescued Wolf dog that was escaping their yard on base. We searched high and low for a home, but no one showed interest.  I reached out to my crowd on facebook and was surprised at the generosity to pay for his flight here.  Apache has never been able to jump the fences we have, but does try to dig out.  

Apache is # 17