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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WCV’s free online medical record system allows standardized information to be recorded on each patient and assists rehabilitators with patient management.

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What's New

April 24, 2018

The Great Horned Owl family is doing well in Flight Pen 4; on Saturday, the oldest Great Horned Owlet [#18-0299] was let out of its crate.

April 23, 2018

On April 19, Great Horned Owlet #18-0408 was admitted to the Wildlife Center from a group of permitted wildlife rehabilitators in the Richmond area.

April 23, 2018

Bald Eagle #18-0132 was transferred to a large outdoor flight pen on April 19.

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Spring Caring for Bunnies ... or Robins!

What better way to say "Happy Spring" or "Happy Mother's Day" than with a special Caring for Bunnies or Caring for Songbirds sponsorship of these Wildlife Center patients?

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, June 12 as we discuss Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. 

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. 

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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