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

January 14, 2019

As a part of our “Where Are They Now?” series, we had an e-interview with Dr.

January 11, 2019

Bald Eagle #18-2685 was successfully released at Tall Pines Harbor Campground on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

January 8, 2019

Bald Eagle #18-2865 has been flying well during the past couple of weeks in flight pen A3; the bird has good stamina and strong flight.

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Caring for Critters 2019

A Caring for Critters sponsorship is a great way to support the life-saving work of the Wildlife Center ... and they make excellent holiday gifts!

Hospital Cam

Hospital Cam is scheduled for Thursday, January 17! 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.

Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides excellent academic programs in the fields of wildlife rehabilitation, medicine, and conservation. Check out the spring 2019 schedule!

Ice Storm 2018

On November 15, a severe ice storm struck Waynesboro, causing a significant amount of damage to Wildlife Center enclosures. 

NEW Conservation Travel Program

The Center is pleased to offer a new list of African safari experiences with a new travel partner, a new trip format, and even more diverse experiences in Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, Tanzania/Zanzibar, and South Africa. 

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