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Howling Woods Farm

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The tour was excellent, but it happened on a VERY cold afternoon so most folks were freezing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
virginiaadamso
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
what a awesone experience. so educational

absolutely 5 stars beautiful animals and so very interesting. bring a pack of hot dogs for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Howling Woods Farm, located in Jackson, New Jersey, is a 501(c)(3) educational facility with the primary purpose of teaching visitors about the true nature of wolves. We also rescue and place a limited number of wolfdog hybrids and northern breed...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1371 W Veterans Hwy, Jackson, NJ 08527-3347
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+1 732-534-5745
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was excellent, but it happened on a VERY cold afternoon so most folks were freezing (though the pups were clearly enjoying the cold) so make sure to dress for the weather as it is all outdoors. The tour guides were excellent--are clearly bonded...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

absolutely 5 stars beautiful animals and so very interesting. bring a pack of hot dogs for treats as these critters love their goodies. (: although you cant feed them the handlers will do it for you...

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We have visited the farm a few times and always learn something new. The volunteers are always prepared with information about the wolves and also with plenty of treats for them too. It was amazing to see them howl in unison and taking pictures with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Michael H, Owner at Howling Woods Farm, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Thank you for providing the review. We pride ourselves with the animals and those who take care of them and speak for them.

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Incredible experience. The girls giving the tour are excellent and well educated. The animals are so friendly and beautiful. Excellent day trip!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Visited this place this past week and had one incredible experience. My love for wolves brought me here as this would be the closest thing to an actual wolf. These wolf dogs were so social and gentle. Even as hot as it was they still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David E
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is not a summer activity. The wolf-dogs are much more active in cooler weather. When we drove up we realized we were going to someones house. I was a little unsure about this place till we got inside. The set-up is nice and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rorey G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Pros: Your able to observe, walk, & pet the wolves. Very informative talks about them. The place is kept clean. Cons: Appointments have to be made to visit. Operates on donations, but are told that it is $20. a person. Visits are only one (1)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Michael H, Owner at Howling Woods Farm, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Just a note....the animals you met are wolfdogs, not wolves.

Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This place is soo cool because you can get up close to the closest thing to a wolf that is legal! My favorite wolf was Raven because he looked like a Belgian Sheepdog . Overall this is a great place to go if you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank avdog6218
Michael H, Owner at Howling Woods Farm, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thank you....your description of a visitors experience is very accurate.

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Meeting these wolf dogs was a very interesting and fluffy experience. These wolf dogs are more friendly than many dogs I’ve met. I highly recommend this tour not only for the amazing experience of petting an animal that’s 98% wolf but also to learn about...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Michael H, Owner at Howling Woods Farm, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

It is unfortunate that people continue to breed and sell wolf dogs. Not because they are dangerous, but because there are so few homes that are able to provide safe keeping. Thank you for your post and hope to see you again some day.

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

$20 donation per person for an hour - you get to pet the 6 hybrid-wolves they have. Very passionate and informative guides tell us a lot of facts about wolves. Sadly they also tell us about the plight of what wolves are going through in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Brandi R
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$20 donation required
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