Welcome to the Wolf Science Center (WSC)

The research triangle of the WSC: wolf, dog and human connected by relationship, history and development; in the center cooperation and emotion

The Wolf Science Center was founded to investigate the common characteristics shared by wolf, dog and man. Our wolves and dogs are hand raised by our scientists and take part in regular tasks concerning cooperation and cognition. Thus we maintain a close and mutually satisfying relationship, that enables us to explore the cognitive capabilities of our animals and keeps them alive as well as mentally and physically fit.

Come to visit us at the Wildpark Ernstbrunn (deer/game/wildlife park) near to Vienna and watch some of our scientific  activities and interactions with the wolves or take part/participate in one of our programs

News / Diary

Initiation of a "new" project

(22.10.2014, Anne Meinert)

First step: learning the names! Only if you can distinguish between all the animals, wolves and dogs, it is possible to work with them. 

News / Dates

20.11.2014, Foto-Shooting

With the camera into the wolf enclosure
Taking a picture of the young she-wolf Una

Take your own photos of the wolves - all individual and at close range! Our wolves are experienced and very well socialized "models".


Support the Wolf Science Center!

Our wolves are glad for any kind of support

Share our joy of the thrilling work with wolves, dogs an humans! You support by financial participation our attempt to set new standards in the wolf science and -keeping.

About us / Our wolves


Friendly wolf
The wolf Amarok is looking for a treat hidden in a tree

Amarok is an open-minded wolf. With his confident character he quickle became leader of the puppy pack. He is the palest of our puppies with a coat in all shades of grey. Only when lifting his taill you will see al little black at its tip.  At the …

About us / Our dogs


Cheeky rowdy
Kali, Beauty in black. A cool dog.

Kali, the black brother of Yera was a cheeky rowdy and a tender daydreamer. Boisterous with his pack brothers, to his pack sisters rather carefully. Very cuddly and eager to learn with us humans. A champion in giving paw! Unfortunately Kali iied on …

Must have / Shop

DVD Set "Together with wolves under a blanket" ("Mit Wölfen unter einer Decke")

"Universum" Documentation about the Wolf Science Center

For one year the Wolf Science Center was accompanied by the "Universum"-Team.

In this documentation you will get an insight into the impressive research on the mental and social abilities of dogs and wolves and the hand-raising of wolf-puppies!