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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July 18, 2019

Despite the high temperatures, the two Black Bear cubs have been quite active in the Center’s Large Mammal Isolation enclosure lately!

July 18, 2019

Bald Eagle #19-1560 has been flying well during daily exercise, though recent high heat and humidity have made it difficult to push the eagle each day.

July 18, 2019

Bald Eagle #19-1666 has been doing well in the A3 flight pen during the past couple of weeks.

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The Wildlife Center of Virginia is excited to announce our 13-episode television series, Untamed, which premiered on May 2, 2019. Watch online and click through our Untamed compendium!

Hospital Cam

Hospital Cam is scheduled for Tuesday, July 30! 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.

Need Wildlife Assistance?

Do you know what to do if you find a young wild animal?  Many times, rescuers think an animal is orphaned, when the young bird or mammal is still receiving care from an unseen parent. Sometimes these animals don't need any "help" from us at all!

Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides excellent academic programs in the fields of wildlife rehabilitation, medicine, and conservation. Check out the summer and fall 2019 schedule, featuring brand-new classes!

Eagle Tracking

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

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