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

November 12, 2018

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, will present “Home Sweet Habitat”, a program about how different animals satisfy their needs for food,

November 9, 2018

On October 28, a Wildlife Center volunteer transporter released Great Horned Owl #18-2502 on a property in Bath County.

November 9, 2018

On November 7, a male Black Bear cub was admitted to the Center from Botetourt County. The cub reportedly wandered into a Kangaroo Mart store and was trapped in a storage room.

Critter Corner

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

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Call of the Wild Conference 2018

The Wildlife Center of Virginia invites you to the 23rd annual Call of the Wild conference on wildlife rehabilitation on November 16-18, 2018. There's something for everyone at this year's conference -- we hope you can join us!  

Online Wildlife Book Club

Every other month, the Wildlife Center hosts an online book club on the Critter Cam moderated discussion. Join us for our next meeting, on Tuesday, December 4 as we discuss Vulture: The Private Life of an Unloved Bird by Katie Fallon. 

Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides excellent academic programs in the fields of wildlife rehabilitation, medicine, and conservation. Check out the upcoming schedule!

Eagle Tracking

The Wildlife Center is currently tracking the post-release movements of six eagles. See where the eagles are now!

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