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

June 30, 2022

On June 30, the veterinary team sedated Black Bear cub #22-1376 for another set of radiographs to evaluate the cub’s healing leg fracture. Dr.

June 24, 2022

On June 23, the Wildlife Center had an unusually busy morning when 17 Purple Martins from Chesterfield County were admitted in a matter of minutes.

June 24, 2022

On June 8, a hatch-year Peregrine Falcon was found injured on the ground in Norfolk, Virginia after hitting the side of a building during flight.

Critter Corner

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

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Join Us!

There are several in-person spring and summer events on the Wildlife Center's calendar that are all open to the public. We hope you can join us!

Untamed: Life is Wild

Season Four of UNTAMED: Life is Wild runs April 21 through June 16! Tune in and watch live during weekly episodes.  

National Pollinator Bingo

As spring approaches, we've created a game (with prizes) to celebrate our pollinator plants across the country! Bingo cards, specific to each region in the United States, feature commercially-available native vegetation that promotes and supports pollinators such as bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies. 

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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