In Israel’s Ein Gedi, tourists’ trash lures wolves out of the shadows – and into trouble

*Staff Note* – It is the position of WEI that wolves do not belong in human-settled landscapes. There is no such thing as “learning to coexist with wolves.” Forcing humans and wolves to share the same landscape is asking for death, disease and destruction. This, of course, makes no sense. A string of attacks on visitors […]

Wolves in Israel are raiding campsites to try to snatch children, experts warn

There have been ten attacks by wolves on humans in the past four months in Israel, and in most cases the animals were trying to make off with infants or babies, the Haaretz daily reported on Tuesday. In what is becoming an increasingly common phenomenon, wolves are approaching campsites to try and snatch what they […]

Five treated for wolf bites in northern Israel

Authorities searching for canine that attacked hikers, including 9-year-old, in Golan Heights in three separate incidents. Five people were lightly wounded on Saturday when a wolf suspected of carrying rabies attacked three groups of hikers in separate incidents in northern Israel. This marks the third reported incident of a wolf attack in Israel in the […]

Rabies Feared in North as Three Bitten by Wolf on Israel National Trail

The Ministry of Health as issued an alert today that three persons have been bitten by a wolf at the northern end of the Israel National Trail near Tel Dan in the Upper Galilee. The wolf was shot, and its remains have been sent in to be tested. Ministry spokespeople said, “At this stage, all […]