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November 2, 2010
The Wildlife Center of Virginia is a popular fall field trip destination for many elementary school children.  Over the last few weeks, the Wildlife Center education team greeted almost 400 enthusiastic children as they stepped off of the buses--and more than 100 students are due to arrive the week of November 1!    These energetic visitors are mostly second- and third-graders, and they've come from eight different elementary schools to take part in our Hospital and Habitat programs. 
October 21, 2010
On October 1, Buddy -- the Bald Eagle hatched at the Norfolk Botanical Garden and now a permanent resident of the Wildlife Center -- was brought into the Center's clinic for a dremmeling procedure -- one of his regular "beak-trims".  When he was anesthetized for the procedure, Center veterinarians worked to get a Buddy "footprint" -- using a non-toxic and washable paint.
October 18, 2010

On October 16, the Wildlife Center sponsored "Buddy Day" -- a special day devoted to the young Bald Eagle, hatched at the Norfolk Botanical Garden, who is now a permanent resident at the Wildlife Center. The day's agenda included:

October 15, 2010
Photos from the October 13 examination of  Peregrine Falcon #10-2118.                       
October 12, 2010

Bald Eagle Cases from 2010 

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