The Wildlife Center of Virginia is a hospital for native wildlife, teaching the world to care about and to care for wildlife and the environment

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What's New

July 15, 2015

Celebrate your love for Peregrine Falcons with the Wildlife Center’s new “PEFA Power” shirt!

July 27, 2015

On July 21, a homeowner in Goshen, Virginia saw three Black Bear cubs near the side of a road.

July 23, 2015

On July 23, Critter Cam viewers noticed that Black Bear cub #15-0224 (no tag) was limping. The cub was favoring his hind right limb and seemed to have limited mobility.

Critter Corner

Learn about the Wildlife Center’s current patients and success stories.

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Critter Cams

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Hospital Cam

Hospital Cam is scheduled for Thursday, July 30!  Join us on Critter Cam 1 to see a special behind-the-scenes look into the Wildlife Center's hospital. Treatments start at 9:00 a.m.! 

Online Wildlife Book Club

Every other month, the Center hosts an online book club on the Critter Cam's moderated discussion.  Join us on August 6 when we discuss our next book, "A Sand County Almanac" by Aldo Leopold. 

Cub Cam!

The Center is currently caring for six Black Bear cubs, which are now living in the Center's Black Bear Complex.  They're on Critter Cam!

Need Wildlife Assistance?

Do you know what to do if you find a young wild animal?  Many times, rescuers think an animal is orphaned, when the young bird or mammal is still receiving care from an unseen parent. Sometimes these animals don't need any "help" from us at all!

Bald Eagle Tracking

The Wildlife Center is currently tracking the post-release movements of four Bald Eagles.  See where the eagles are now!

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