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Timber Wolves get a New Home

Skip Yeager (left) of SC-C.A.R.E.S. moves with the help of volunteers, 3 of the rescue's 5 timber wolves to a new 1/2-acre compound in Georgetown County. Through donations the rescue replaced the temporary fencing for the wolves, which were, rescued 5- months ago from a closed zoo in Charlotte, N.C. The new compound is a 541 ft area enclosed with wildlife fencing and spread out over a 1/2-acre area.

"Calypso" a 6-month-old timber wolf, watches as volunteers and operators of SC-C.A.R.E.S. prepare to move the wolf and 4 siblings to a new 1/2 acre compound in Georgetown County. The wolves were rescued 5-months ago from a now closed zoo in Charlotte, N.C. The new compound is a 541 ft area enclosed with wildlife fencing and spread out over a 1/2-acre area.

Skip Yeager of SC-C.A.R.E.S. watches as a wolf named "Captain" runs to a transport fence at the exotic animal rescue and rehabilitation facility in Georgetown County.

Skip Yeager of SC-C.A.R.E.S., prepares to transport the wolves to a new 1/2-acre compound in Georgetown County.

"Dutches" a wolf at SC-C.A.R.E.S. takes a rest after running in the facilities new wolf compound in Georgetown County.

"Dutches" (left) and "Calypso" were scared during the transport to the new wolf compound at SC-C.A.R.E.S. in Georgetown County.

SC-C.A.R.E.S. volunteer Mike Shoemaker, watches as "Dutches" a 6-month-old timber wolf is released into the facilities new 1/2-acre compound in Georgetown County.

SC-C.A.R.E.S operator Cindy Hedrick (left) and volunteer Barbara Bush of Georgetown, watch the wolves in the new compound. Hedrick and partner Skip Yeager operate the non-profit SC-C.A.R.E.S. off Abbeville Rd. in Georgetown County.

Four of the five wolves run in the new 1/2-acre compound in Georgetown County.

The timber wolves run in their new 1/2-acre compound in Georgetown County.

A close-up view of "Captain" from the new wolf compound at SC-C.A.R.E.S. in Georgetown County.

SC-C.A.R.E.S operator Cindy Hedrick watches as 2 of the 5 wolves run by her. "This is the first time I've seen their tongues hanging out from running," she said after the release to the new compound.

"Captain" a 6-month-old timber wolf, runs in the new compound at SC-C.A.R.E.S. in Georgetown County.

Photos taken Wednesday, November 21, 2007 by Randall Hill/The Sun News

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Palmetto Giving Day for SC CARES
Friday, January 5, 2018 • Time: 12:00 am- 12:00 pm
Palmetto Giving Day is a 24-hour, online giving event for Georgetown County. Together, were making Georgetown County a better place to live, work and play. We encourage you to join us on May 1st in support of 54 nonprofit organizations(including SC CARES) working in Georgetown County and helping make Palmetto Giving Day a huge success. Stay tuned for additional information.



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