Black-footed ferrets were thought to be extinct before they were discovered near Meeteetse in 1981. Local biologists, conservationists continue stressing disease and habitat as tools to fight extinction.
Preview of black-footed ferret documentary to screen across Wyoming.
Black-footed ferrets are born blind, but grow to become ferocious, albeit small, nighttime predators
The prairie dog’s natural predator, the black-footed ferret, nearly disappeared from Wyoming’s high plains due to disease and rodent control.
For nearly 120 years, the Cowboy Bar in Meeteetse, Wyo. has been a favorite gathering spot of locals, tourists and more than its fair share of outlaws. Owner Jim Blake says the bar's enduring success comes from staying true to its Western roots.