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

April 19, 2021

On March 26, veterinary staff anesthetized Bald Eagle #21-0214 to surgically remove dead tissue from the wound on its left wing.

April 19, 2021

On April 16, a young Black Bear cub was found in Floyd County, Virginia, attempting to eat a homeowner's sweet feed (goat food).

April 16, 2021

The three little Great Horned Owlets have taken a big step toward their eventual release into the wild!

Critter Corner

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

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Critter Cams

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Untamed: Life is Wild

Untamed, Season Three is airing now! Watch with us live every Thursday through May 20 on the Wildlife Center's Facebook page.

Earth Day 2021: Restore Our Earth

Join us for a day-long event for Earth Day 2021! This year’s Earth Day theme is “Restoring Our Earth”, and our events will focus on citizen action for conserving and restoring the environment.

Earth Day 2021 Wildlife Center of Virginia
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! 

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.

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