We also made them extinct once; the second time should be easy.
Wow...that's kind of a dark thought. Unfortunately it's...sort of correct.
I don't think there's ever been one wolf attack in North America, yet we still have movies like this: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1601913/
Robert Redford actually made a record trying to reverse the myth about wolves in the 1970s: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwwEmJY5T6o
Then there was this in 2004: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MU4t9O_yFsY
If people are so scared of what is basically a dog...I think they might need to take a look at facts vs fiction - but they probably won't.