Critter Corner

March 13, 2018

Bald Eagle #18-0086 has been flying well during daily exercise sessions; on March 9, the rehabilitation team increased the goal for the number of flights to 15 passes or more. So far, the eagle has been doing well.

March 13, 2018

American Robin #18-0110 is doing well and the rehabilitation staff was able to the move the bird into the Center’s outdoor aviary complex on March 13.

March 12, 2018

On March 5, a private citizen from the Charlottesville area noticed a Bald Eagle with a drooping wing on the ground near a road. The incident was reported to local Animal Control Officers, who then contacted a Wildlife Center volunteer transporter.

Eagle Tracking

The goal of the Center is “to treat to release” – to restore patients to health and return as many as possible to the wild.  In rare instances, the Center has the opportunity to track eagles after their release. Click here to follow these former eagle patients.

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