Welcome! Together We Thrive!


Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity in Navasota, Texas, whose mission is to rescue and provide a loving, exceptional home to non-releasable wolves and wolfdogs, and to educate the public about these animals.

Festival of the Wolves

Join us as we celebrate the fall season with our pack at the annual Festival of the Wolves! Come enjoy food trucks, local vendors, family activities, and keeper chats with the wolves!

Vendor Applications Now Open

If you’re are interested in being a vendor, email us for information on how you can secure booth space.

Howl-o-Ween Howl Night

Do you dare to join the wolves for a spooky night of fun? Come howl with our our wolf pack at our Howl-O-Ween event with activities that are fun for the entire family. Ghouls and goblins can come in costume, take a tour of our sanctuary, hear a spooky fireside chat, and participate in a costume contest! 


SFWS welcomes visitors, but you will need to schedule an appointment. See our visiting page to arrange a visit.

Wolf/Wolfdog Assistance

If you need assistance with a wolf or wolfdog, see our wolfdog help page. If you are thinking about a wolf or wolfdog as a pet, please read this page.


If you believe in the work we do and would like to support SFWS’s animals, please consider donating to us! Donations are tax-deductible. Donate online here, and see other ways to support us here.


If you would like to volunteer with us, see our page on volunteering opportunities.

For any questions not answered on our website, please don’t hesitate to contact us.