On August 28, an officer with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries captured a juvenile male beaver who was reportedly injured near the North River Dam in Rockingham County. The beaver was transported to the Wildlife Center and was admitted as patient #15-1914.
On August 28, two people at the King George County landfill found a Bald Eagle stuck in the mud, laying face down.
Bald Eaglet #15-1250 was successfully released at Chippokes Plantation State Park on August 27. Dr.
The goal of the Center is “to treat to release” – to restore patients to health and return as many as possible to the wild. In rare instances, the Center has the opportunity to track eagles after their release. Click here to follow these former eagle patients.