Category Archives: Animals

Wolf Center welcomes pups

ELY—The International Wolf Center in Ely has two new arctic wolf pups that arrived from Canada early June. After customs inspections, check-ups and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service paperwork, the pups made it to their new home.

They are settling in nicely, and becoming more Continue Reading...

Who Rescued Who? A Tribute to the Northland’s Dog Matchmakers

Follow those paw prints in the snow and you may just find yourself at the door of one of the many shelters and dog rescue groups along the North Shore of Lake Superior. Selfless animal lovers in our communities are working tirelessly to match adoptable dogs to their forever homes. These dedicated Continue Reading...

The Dogs of Northern Wilds

Me and the Boys
By Shawn Perich

Last winter, Tanner, the old yellow lab, and I were pretty glum. The previous summer we’d lost Abby, a nearly 17-year-old shepherd-husky. Then in October, we lost Vikki, the woman in our lives. The old homestead was quiet and lonely. When spring arrived, I took Vikki’s Continue Reading...