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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June 18, 2021

“In those days we had never heard of passing up a chance to kill a wolf.

June 14, 2021

During the past week, the veterinary and rehabilitation staff have continued to monitor Black Bear Cub #21-0545's behavior and paw wounds.

June 8, 2021

Throughout the weekend, wildlife rehabilitation intern Ben carefully monitored Black Bear cub #21-0545 and worked through a method of delivering all of the bear's new medication in small servings o

Critter Corner

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

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Rebuild Campaign 2021

In 2021, the Wildlife Center of Virginia is undertaking a massive amount of reconstruction to rebuild critical housing areas for patients and ambassadors. We need your help! 

World Environment Month

World Environment Day is June 5, and the Wildlife Center is celebrating all month!  This year’s theme is ecosystem restoration; join us for a variety of programs this month as we “reimagine, recreate, and restore.” 

Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides comprehensive instruction on a wide array of topics, including wildlife rehabilitation, wildlife medicine and diagnostics, outreach and communications, education, organization management, and more.

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. 

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