Critter Cam 3

You are watching Bald Eagle #17-1993 and Bald Eagle #17-2469. Both mature eagles are recovering from injuries in flight pen A3. 

Or ... you are watching Buttercup, the Center's education Black Vulture! Buttercup is a human-imprinted vulture who cannot be released into the wild. He hatched in 2004. 

Today’s Critter Cams are sponsored by:

October 20, 2017

  • Randy aka Big Bear

    Happy Birthday, Jackie [aka The Baseball Bloggess]! Happy Birthday, Lacy [aka Lacy]!

  • Brenda from Virginia

    Happy birthday, Lacy and Jackie (Mrs. Big Bear)! Have a great celebration and a terrific weekend.

Cam in the Classroom

The Critter Cam experience builds on children's curiosity with nature. Teachers are using Critter Cam in a variety of subjects -- not only biology and the environment but also math, vocabulary, problem-solving, and creative writing.

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Caring for Critters

The Wildlife Center cares for about two dozen permanent animal residents – hawks, owls, eagles, opossums, and snakes – who are important wildlife ambassadors.

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Founded in 1982, the Wildlife Center of Virginia has provided quality health care, often on an emergency basis, to more than 70,000 sick, injured, and orphaned wild animals. As a non-profit organization, the Center relies on the generosity of caring individuals.

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**Note: To limit inactive connections, the video will auto-pause after 30 minutes. Please feel free to click play to restart the Critter Cam as many times as you'd like.

Wildlife Center Weather

Shenandoah Weather Report

Today, October 20, 2017

Clear sky

Clear sky
68 °F

Weather forecast from, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK