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

April 16, 2014

With the arrival of the bear cubs of 2014, the Wildlife Center of Virginia staff and officials with the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries decided to try to use a female bear yearling as a sur

April 16, 2014

On April 15, Black Bear #14-0221 was darted and anesthetized for her dental procedure. 

April 16, 2014

Photos of the Wild Turkey release from Dr. Dave McRuer:


Critter Corner

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

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Spring Caring for Bunnies

What better way to say "Happy Easter" or "Happy Spring" than with a special Caring for Bunnies sponsorship of these Wildlife Center patients?

Black Bears

Check our the current patients page for updates on the Center's Black Bear patients ... and more! 

Buttercup Training

Buttercup, the Center's education Black Vulture, is working on becoming a traveling education ambassador!  

Tracking Bald Eagle NX

Where is she now? Learn more about NX's travels since her May 16, 2012 release at Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge

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