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As one of the world’s leading teaching hospitals for wildlife medicine, the Wildlife Center of Virginia has a core mission to teach the world to care about and care for wildlife and the environment. This news page collects stories of the Center’s expertise in action.


December 9, 2008

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, an internationally acclaimed teaching and research hospital for wildlife and conservation medicine located in Waynesboro, has admitted the 50,000th patient of its history - a Common Loon that was found near the Green Valley Book Fair in Mount Crawford.

December 9, 2008

Other 2007 Award Recipients Include Former Vice President Al Gore, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

December 9, 2008
I expect that a majority of us attending tonight have had the privilege of working with Ed Clark, President of the Wildlife Center of Virginia, on some project, campaign or committee over his decades of work in the state. We know and honor his work here, but that is only a small part of Ed's contributions, and our award tonight, is one of many that have recognized his efforts. In reviewing his biography, I noticed that Ed hasn't received a major Virginia conservation honor since the Virginia Wildlife Foundation recognized him as Conservation Educator of the Year in 1987.
December 9, 2008

Bald Eagle Had 21-Year Career as Education Animal at Wildlife Center

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