Howling Woods Farm

About Our Facility

Howling Woods Farm is open to visitors by appointment only. You may visit us by appointment on weekends, and weekday afternoons. Before contacting please check our upcoming events page to make sure we are open on the day you wish to visit.

For appointments, please call 732-534-5745 between the hours of 10am and 3pm Monday through Friday. Calls made on weekends will not be answered, any messages will be returned the following weeks. We do not book appointments by email. For questions other than appointments you may email

To observe what it is like to visit our farm, please watch this.

Wolf Dog Animal Rescue and Education Center NJ. Howling Woods Farms

What you need to know and bring

  • We do not offer tours on Mondays
  • We offer tours only one day each weekend
  • Tours last one hour
  • You will be able to interact and take photos with the animals
  • You’re welcome to bring your camera
  • Make sure to wear appropriate clothing
  • We ask a minimum $30 donation per person 13 and older, $15 for 10-12 year-olds
  • We require a 50% deposit for parties of five people or more
    • If you’ve made a deposit and need to reschedule, we need AT LEAST 48 hours in order to transfer the deposit to another date
    • If you’ve made a deposit and need to cancel, we need AT LEAST 48 hours in order to refund the deposit
    • If you’ve made a deposit and need to reduce the number of people in your party, we need AT LEAST 48 hours in order to adjust the balance owed on the day of your tour


  • Real or imitation fur
  • Down or ‘puffy’ jackets
  • Leather
  • Any apparel that has attachments which dangle, or any objects that dangle.
  • Anything with odor in your pockets (gum, cigarettes, candy, etc)

Open toed footwear and heels are not allowed inside the pens.

What you need to know

  • Children 10-12 years may only come certain hours on weekends.
  • Adults are responsible for the behavior of their children and are expected to keep them close by at all times.
  • No running and/or screaming/loud noises are allowed inside the pens.
  • Adults entering the wolfdog enclosure must sign a hold harmless release agreement.
  • Anyone under 18 years of age must have a parent or legal guardian present to sign a release on their behalf.

While we do not charge a specific fee, we do request a minimum donation of $30 per adult and $15 per child 10-12 years old, to help with our costs for feeding and maintaining our animals & facility.

We accept credit cards, cash or check. Howling Woods Farm is a non-profit public charity, and unlike most public charities our officers and directors receive no salary.

See what happens at Howling Farms

Wolf Dog Animal Rescue and Education Center NJ. Howling Woods Farms
Wolf Dog Animal Rescue and Education Center NJ. Howling Woods Farms
Wolf Dog Animal Rescue and Education Center NJ. Howling Woods Farms
Wolf Dog Animal Rescue and Education Center NJ. Howling Woods Farms

Enjoy our video collection of life on the farm.

Feb 2015 Naiche & Pack Greet Visitors; Jan 2015 Woofers Posing with Visitors; Dec 2014 Wolf Hug;Nov 2014 Howling Woods Farm Rescued Canines; Feb 2013 Samson Enjoying the Snow; Feb 2013 Getting Nosy; Jan 2013 Samson & Shania Reunion; Dec 2012 Takoda gets belly rub/Chante tastes camera; Sept 2012 Slide show;May 2012 Ahote Joins the Pack for Treats; Feb 2012 Sing-a-long; Feb 2012 Others Look on While Naiche Enjoys a Toy; Jan 2012 Ahote with Visitor; Jan 2012 Ahote & Mary; Dec 2011 Bandit & Fritz; Dec 2011 Alec & Nicole’s Visit to Howling Woods Farm; Dec 2011 Woofers & Shelby; Nov 2011 Woofers; Nov 2011 Tour at the Farm; Oct 2011 Werewolf Attack on the Farm; Oct 2011 Pack Reunion and Producing New Film; Oct 2011 Woofers Negotiate Who Eats First; June 2011 Cool June Evening at Howling Woods Farm; June 2011 Kotori Bobs for Hot Dogs; May 2011 Takoda in Blue Hawaii Music Video; May 2011 Kymberli Interacts with the Woofers; April 2011 Woofer Photo Shoot;Woofers Give a Howl May 2011; April 2011 Slide Show by JayFoxFire; April 2011 Visit at the Farm; April 2011 Video by JayFoxFire; BCIT Students Visit the Wolves March 2011; Variety Praise TV Shoot Jan 2011;Woofers Get Treats From Visitor Jan 2011; Woofers in the Snow Dec 2010; Wolf-dog hybrids get a second chance at Jackson farm; The Wolfman Jan 2010; Bandit Tells Kotori Who’s Boss April 2010; Clean-up Day at Howling Woods April 2010; Bandit Loves Rubs April 2010; Local Cub Scouts Visit the Farm Jan 2010; Kotori Gets a Lift Jan 2010; My Second Time at Howling Woods Farm Sept 2009; Koda and Jackie Dec 2010; Bandit Enjoys Attention From Freehold Girl Scouts Dec 2010; Koda and Kotori Fool Around Dec 2010; Bandit, Sierra & Kotori Say Hello Dec 2010; Sierra and Kotori Say Hello to Visitors Dec 2010; Makita, Koda & Kotori Play at the Farm Dec 2010