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

January 29, 2015

Dr. Meghan treated Bald Eagle #15-0059 late in the evening on January 28; the eagle was quiet but alert.

January 28, 2015

On the morning of January 28, a homeowner in Stuarts Draft stopped by the Wildlife Center. He reported that a Bald Eagle was at his house and was behaving oddly. 

January 28, 2015

On January 19, Great Horned Owl #14-2376 began live-prey testing. The owl successfully passed “mouse school” three nights in a row and was prepared for release.

Critter Corner

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

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Spring 2015 Open Houses

The Wildlife Center of Virginia has scheduled five open houses for spring 2015.  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.

Year in Review

It’s time to look back on 2014! Check our blog for a variety of stories and memories of 2014 from the staff, students, and volunteers of the Wildlife Center.

Wildlife Center Book Club

The Wildlife Center's next online book club meeting is on February 4; we'll be discussing Winter World by Bernd Heinrich. We hope you can join us on the moderated discussion!

Caring for Squirrels

Squirrel Appreciation Day is January 21.  Are you ready to celebrate?

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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