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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WCV’s free online medical record system allows standardized information to be recorded on each patient and assists rehabilitators with patient management.

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What's New

August 28, 2014

Bald Eagle #14-1905 was released today at Claytor Lake State Park in Dublin, Virginia.

August 28, 2014

On August 20, Bald Eagle #14-1767 was moved to flight pen A1 for further observation and additional exercise.

August 28, 2014

During the past week, Bald Eagle #14-1903 has been bright, alert, and perching well in its C-pen enclosure. The eagle has been eating readily, and generally behaving as a young eagle should.

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Fall 2014 Open Houses

The Wildlife Center of Virginia has scheduled five open houses for fall 2014.  These are rare opportunities to see the inner workings of the nation’s premier wildlife hospital, as well as meet some of the wildlife that serve as the Center’s education ambassadors.

Buttercup's Summer Vacation Contest

Our friends at Black Bear Solar Institute will donate $10 to the Wildlife Center for the first picture of a Buttercup fan wearing a carrion shirt or holding a carrion bag from each state. If we receive photos from all 50 states, BBSI will double their donation!

Shopping at the Wildlife Center

The Wildlife Center has a whole new section of the website -- where you can shop!  T-shirts, totes, and puppets are available for online purchase.  Check it out!

Bald Eagle Tracking

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

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