In The Company Of Wolves

Wolf in Yellowstone

Jim Peaco, NPS (CC0)

Listen nowDownload file
Embed player

While their domesticated cousins sleep on our beds, Congress debates wild wolves’ survival. This hour, we’ll explore our complicated relationship with our canine cousins, and the feelings they evoke – fear, hatred, and also love.  

This show originally aired on August 6, 2017.

Anne interviews Rick McIntyre during a wolf watching session.
Interactive

Wolf biologist Rick McIntyre took a moment from his own wolf watching to explain the lives of Yellowstone wolves, one he's observed first hand almost every day for 22 years.More

Coyote in Yellowstone
Articles

Unlike their canine relatives, coyotes have thrived in the U.S. Despite having been hunted just as intensely as wolves, coyotes have survived.  Somehow, coyotes just spread, everywhere. Dan Flores told Steve Paulson how.  More

The thoroughly domesticated dog
Audio

Merrill Markoe loves dogs. She’s written two novels and many comic essays about our furry friends. Doug Gordon sat down to talk with her about how dogs became our besties.  More

Monster Dogs
Articles

Kirsten Bakis first wrote her story of biomechanically-enhanced, hyper-intelligent dogs 20 years ago, and it’s been a cult favorite ever since. So why create a post-modern Frankenstein story with dogs at the heart of the tale?More

Featured in this Hour: 

Wolf

Show Details 📻
Airdates
Original Air Date: 
January 27, 2018
Airdates: 
August 06, 2017
January 27, 2018
Last Updated: 
2 months 3 weeks ago