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

February 15, 2019

On the afternoon of February 14, the veterinary team sedated Black Bear yearling #19-0097 to examine her paws.

February 11, 2019

On the evening of February 9, a yearling Black Bear was admitted to the Wildlife Center as patient #19-0097.

February 11, 2019

Sadly, on the morning of February 7, the staff found Red-tailed Hawk #19-0062 deceased in his enclosure.

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Hospital Cam

Hospital Cam is scheduled for Thursday, February 21! 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. 


The Wildlife Center of Virginia is excited to announce an upcoming 13-episode television series, Untamed, which will premiere on May 2, 2019. 

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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