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

February 14, 2018

Bobcat #17-2688 has been eating well during the past few weeks; the cat is eating whole prey items [mostly large, dead rats].

February 13, 2018

Did you forget to buy a card for your Valentine?  Never fear, just use one of these #WildValentine e-cards instead!

February 12, 2018

On February 8, the wildlife rehabilitation team was able to trap Pink Tag in transition area #2 in the Black Bear Complex. Dr. Monica darted the yearling bear for a full examination.

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides excellent academic programs in the fields of wildlife rehabilitation, medicine, and conservation. Check out the Spring 2018 schedule!

Hospital Cam

Hospital Cam is scheduled for Wednesday, February 21! Join us on Critter Cam 1 to see a special behind-the-scenes look into the Wildlife Center's hospital. Treatments start at 9:00 a.m. Eastern.

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 Wednesday, April 4 as we discuss Watership Down by Richard Adams. 

Buddy's 10th Hatch Day Party

Join us for a very special celebration of Buddy the Bald Eagle's 10th Hatch Day on April 27 & 28. 

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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