Wildlife Center in the News Archives

2024

Virginians asked to ‘keep bears wild’ this spring, ABC 8

Wildlife center warns Virginia turtles are a target of traffickers, Radio IQ

Richmond Falcon Cam chick ‘Red’ developed mass on eyelid, surgery necessary to remove, ABC8 News

Wildlife Center seeks homes for rescued turtles, WMRA

Spring is the time for wildlife mothers, Fluvanna Review

The Wildlife Center of Virginia informs what to do to help young animals during ‘baby season’, DC News Now

Virginians asked to ‘keep bears wild’ this spring, WRIC

Wildlife Center of Virginia treats Copperhead Snake, WHSV

Fires have consumed nearly 20,000 acres in Va. this spring. That could be good for the environment, Virginia Mercury

Now on 3: Turtles on the move, WHSV 

Five black bears released into wild after over a year of care at Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

Pagan River osprey that fell from nest reunited with mate, Smithfield Times

Are glue traps too cruel to use in the fight against mice and rats?, New York Times

Tiny bear cubs rescued on Valentine's Day rehabilitated at Virginia wildlife rescue, WTKR

Construction crew finds abandoned bear cubs after den is ‘destroyed.’ See furry orphans, News & Observer

‘Incredibly vulnerable’: Three orphaned bear cubs under care of Wildlife Center of Virginia, Augusta Free Press

Three orphaned black bear cubs under care of Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

Orphaned Black Bear cubs get second shot at Wildlife Center of Virginia, CBS 6

Wildlife Center of Virginia warns to watch out for skunks as spring approaches, 10 WAVY

Wildlife Center of Virginia warns to watch out for skunks as spring approaches, ABC 8

Now on 3: Striped skunk breeding season, WHSV

Wildlife Center of Virginia: Skunks are on the move; it’s mating season, Augusta Free Press

Everywhere You Are: bear adventures, CBS 6

Mange-infested fox rescued by Richmond family, treated at Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

‘Weird duck season’ brought two new duck friends to the Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

Valentine’s Day sponsorship gifts allow ‘adoption’ of ambassador animals for holiday, Augusta Free Press

Wildlife Center of Virginia sees increase in calls related to Bats and Turtles, WHSV

Now on 3: Black bear birthdays, WHSV

Cubs celebrate birthday at Wildlife Center of Virginia, WVVA

Owl saved from chimney, flies into glue trap: Virginia Rescue, The News & Observer

Wildlife Center of Virginia President and Co-founder Ed Clark to retire in March, WHSV

Wildlife Center President And Co-Founder Retires After 41 Years, The Daily News-Record

Wildlife Center of Virginia set to celebrate black bear cub birthdays, Augusta Free Press

Happy birthday, bears! The Wildlife Center of Virginia to celebrate 5 baby black bears’ birthdays on the same day, ABC 8

Injured owl hit by car found on Virginia road. 703 days later, it’s back in the skies, The News & Observer

Wildlife Center of Virginia visionary retiring, The News Virginian

FOR WILDLIFE IN REHAB CENTERS, HUMANS ARE THE CULPRIT, The Wildlife Society

WATCH: Director of Wildlife Center of Virginia retiring, Fredericksburg Today

Ed Clark to retire from Wildlife Center of Virginia after four decades at the helm, Augusta Free Press

DWR’s Latest Black Bear Management Plan Will Guide Management Decisions into the Future, Newswires

Wildlife Center of Virginia sees record breaking year, CBS 19

2023

Record number of patients admitted to Wildlife Center of Virginia, NBC 29

Back to the wild: Bald eagle released in Yorktown after rehabilitation, The Virginia Pilot

Record number of patients admitted to Wildlife Center of Virginia, NBC 29

Wildlife Center of Virginia Releases Bald Eagle at the American Revolution Museum in Yorktown, Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Humans have ‘large, negative impact on wildlife,’ researchers find, The Washington Post

Healed bald eagle released in Chesapeake, Virginia Public Media

Bald eagle released into the wild weeks after it was found hurt in Chesapeake, WTKR 3

Bald eagle to be released after rehabilitation with Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

Research: People Are North America's Biggest Wildlife Threat, The Mirage

Bridgewater woman works to help animals in need, WHSV

Digitized records from wildlife centers show the most common ways that humans harm wild animals, The Conversation

Migration: How Does Imprinting Work with Ducks?, SyFy

Adult bald eagle to be released by Wildlife Center of Virginia, ABC 8

Wildlife Center of Virginia to serve 130 Thanksgiving meals to patients, educational animals, ABC 8

Wildlife experts encourage hunters to use non-lead ammo, The Northern Virginia Daily

Injured eagle rescued from Chesapeake roadside returns to the skies, The Virginia Pilot

Now on 3: Wildlife center book tour, WHSV

Author of books about Wildlife Center patients continues tour for “Bailey the Bear Needs Help!”, Augusta Free Press

Watch as injured bald eagle is released back into Virginia wild after a year of treatment, USA Today

Wildlife Center bear cub featured in latest book from award-winning author Christy Gove, Augusta Free Press

Bald Eagle Released After Yearlong Rehabilitation, Yahoo! News

Bald Eagle Released After Year-Long Rehabilitation, NT News

Bald Eagle Released After Yearlong Rehabilitation, Yahoo! News

Wildlife Center tours region with children's black bear book, WMRA

Rescued eagle returns to the wild in Surry, The Smithfield Times

Allegheny woodrats pay a visit to the Wildlife Center of Virginia, WSLS 10

Wildlife Center of Virginia helping out some woodrats, NBC 29

Wildlife Center of Virginia hosts endangered species, WHSV

Bald Eagle Banded at Audubon Center for Birds of Prey Spotted in Virginia, Audubon Florida

Wildlife Center releases young eagle in Seven Bends, WMRA

To Fly Again, The Northern Virginia Daily

Watch Virginia eaglet that fell 90 feet from nest get released back into wild, USA Today

Second Dulles Greenway eaglet returned to habitat, Loudoun Times-Mirror

Dulles Greenway eagle released, FOX 5

World Snake Day: Wildlife Center of Virginia say species is underappreciated, Augusta Free Press

Wildlife Center of Virginia discusses policies on caring for invasive species, WHSV

Tropical Traveler Turns Heads in Ivy, The Daily Progress

Keep an eye out: It’s copperhead season in Virginia, WSLS

Turtles coming out of hibernation in Virginia, NBC 12

Wildlife Center of Virginia shows how ‘bear moms’ cared for cubs before release, Yahoo! News

World Turtle Day: Wildlife Center of Virginia celebrates the 5K turtles it has cared for, Agusta Free Press

Wildlife Center of Virginia reflects on American Bald Eagle Day, WHSV

Wildlife Center of Virginia find effective impact on rehab care for eagles, WHSV

Experts warn Virginia's venomous snakes are out and about, Radio IQ

Snake tips from the Wildlife Center of Virginia, NBC 29

The story of Buddy the Bald Eagle, WHSV

Playful Black Bear Cub Joins Virginia Wildlife Center for Rehabilitation, Yahoo! Entertainment

Black bear cub enjoys playtime at wildlife center, ABC News

Rescued black bear cub enjoys playtime with carers at a wildlife center in Virginia, USA Today

Baby season for wildlife is busy time at Wildlife Center, CBS 19

Sad ending for rescued black bear in Bedford County, WSLS

Baby animal encounters with the Wildlife Center of Virginia, WMRA

Black bear cub rescued in Bedford County, WSLS

Wildlife Center Staff Prepares To Release Rescued Bear Cubs This Spring, Yahoo! Life

Gardening to save nature theme of Earth Day Staunton, Staunton News Leader

Wildlife Center of Virginia releasing five black bears back into the wild, NBC 29

Wildlife Center of Virginia prepares for boom in baby animals referred to as ‘baby season’, ABC 8

That time of year again: Wildlife Center of Virginia prepares for baby season, Augusta Free Press

Preventing bears from looking for food in your backyard, NBC 29

Outfoxing Mange, Alexandria Living

Beware increased risk of skunk encounters during mating season, Augusta Free Press

Love Is In The Air – And For Some It Stinks, The Roanoke Star

Partially blind owl found in Richmond makes Super Bowl prediction, CBS 6

Free-roaming cats considered one of the most serious threats to Virginia wildlife, Augusta Free Press

Rare Subarctic Seabird Admitted to The Wildlife Center of Virginia, The Roanoke Star

Rare seabird admitted to Wildlife Center of Virginia, Augusta Free Press

Wildlife Center of Virginia holding birthday party for black bears, NBC 29

Stafford Co. hunters urged to use non-lead ammo after rise in calls about injured eagles, ABC 7