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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October 5, 2022

At the Wildlife Center of Virginia, teaching the world to care about and care for wildlife and the environment is central to our mission.

October 2, 2022

All four of the Great Horned Owlets passed "mouse school" and demonstrated that they are capable of hunting live prey, the last step in the owlets' rehabilitation.

September 23, 2022

Each fall, for the past 13 years, the Wildlife Center of Virginia has proudly offered The Garden of Eagles calendar.  Labeling it a “calendar” seems inadequate.  Yes, The Garden of Eag

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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2022 Call of the Wild

Join us ONLINE for the Call of the Wild conference on wildlife rehabilitation on November 18-20, 2022. Conference content will be available through the Whova site until the end of 2022, so even if you can't attend "live", you can still attend! 

2022 Gala & Benefit Auction

You are invited to the 2022 Wildlife Center of Virginia Gala – an online celebration! Join us for Gala week October 17 through October 21, and for Gala night on October 22.

Need Wildlife Assistance?

Do you know what to do if you find a wild animal in need?  We have a variety of advice on our website — read more and give us a call for any wildlife emergency. 

Wildlife Care Academy

Check out our new Wildlife Care Academy courses launched in 2022 -- including topics on songbird rehabilitation, outreach and communications, and medical math. Classes are on-demand so that attendees can learn at their own pace!

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