Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary to break ground on new location in Navasota

The Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary is relocating from Montgomery County to Grimes County.

The Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary is relocating from Montgomery County to Grimes County.

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Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary will break ground on its new location Aug. 18, Executive Director Nicole Rogers said. Rogers said the sanctuary will remain at its current address at 2757 St. Beulah Chapel Road, Montgomery, for 11 months before moving its 12-member pack of wolves and wolf dogs to its new 15-acre location at 6731 Pavlock Road, Navasota, after construction finishes. Rogers said the sanctuary has raised 81% of the necessary funds for Phase 1 of the project at $344,180. The nonprofit sanctuary cares for rescued wolves and wolf dogs and provides information and services to the public, including Howl Night, where visitors can camp at the sanctuary and hear the wolves howl. 936-597-9653. www.saintfranciswolfsanctuary.org
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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