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

July 23, 2014

On the afternoon of July 22, veterinary intern Dr. Meghan Feeney took Peregrine Falcon #14-1319 to surgery to remove the bird’s left eye. Dr.

July 22, 2014

On July 22, the rehabilitation staff caught up two Bald Eaglets -- #14-0649 and 0867 – and moved them to flight pen A1. Bald Eaglet #14-0650 remains in flight pen A3.

July 22, 2014

During the past two weeks, Bald Eagle #14-0261 has continued to have trouble gaining height while flying.

Critter Corner

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

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Join Us!

There are many exciting spring and summer events on the Wildlife Center's calendar that are all open to the public.  We hope you can join us!

Caring for Critters

A Caring for Critters sponsorship is a great way to support the life-saving work of the Wildlife Center.

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!

Wildlife Center Book Club

The Wildlife Center will host a Wildlife Book Club on the moderated discussion every other month, beginning in August. Anyone is welcome to join the discussion - just read the book and be prepared to share your thoughts!

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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