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Raccoon roundworm: Study suggests subclinical infections in wildlife rehabilitators
Outbreak News Today
Baylisascaris procyonis, also known as the raccoon roundworm, is the most common and widespread cause of clinical larva migrans in animals. It is a ubiquitous roundworm infection of raccoons (Procyon lotor) and is emerging as an important helminthic ...



Jonesboro man rehabilitates wildlife
Arkansas Online
The number of bird-rehabilitation professionals is dwindling, commission spokesman Randy Zellers said. The commission requires people to register and undergo an apprenticeship with an established wildlife rehabilitator before venturing out on their own.

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Corpus Christi Caller-Times

A new year brings new birding events
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
In conjunction with the Aquarium at Rockport Harbor, they will host a Basic Wildlife Rehabilitation course Feb. 18-19. The introductory curriculum was developed by the International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council and includes both lecture and lab topics.

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Rescued eagle dies from lead poisoning
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Black Hawk Wildlife Rehabilitation says the problem is lead bullets sometimes get left in the dead animals they hit. Eagles then eat the lead while feeding on the animal, which can cause them to die from lead poisoning. It only takes lead the size of a ...

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Injured bird rehab training
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Other volunteer endeavors attracting more and more attention are the various animal rescue and rehabilitation efforts in the Coastal Bend. A while back I mentioned that Tony Amos and his Animal Rehabilitation Keep on the campus of the University of ...



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Wolf Hollow releases 2 juvenile bald eagles at Rasar State Park
SanJuanIslander.com
After several months of receiving care at Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Friday Harbor, two juvenile bald eagles have a second chance at life in the wild. With a small group of onlookers attending, Wolf Hollow staff and volunteers ...



Teton Valley News

Driggs City Council gives go-ahead to wildlife center, with conditions
Teton Valley News
In November, the Teton Wildlife Rehabilitation Center (TWRC) received the conditional use permit (CUP) it needed to build a facility off West Little Avenue on land it received through a donation. The Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) granted the ...



Bangor Daily News

A look inside the bird rehab center that has helped 7000 birds get back to the wild
Bangor Daily News
The bald eagle appeared calm, sitting motionless in the wildlife rehabilitator's arms. But a fierceness emanated from the bird's pale yellow eyes. With expert movements, Marc Payne cradled the wild bird, trapping its massive wings against his body ...

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Opossum Who Got Stuck In Plastic Rings Is Growing Up Big And Strong
The Dodo
When the man spotted the opossum, he called animal control. Kara Pierce, an officer at Armarillo Animal Management and Welfare, then called Oravetz, the founder of Wild West Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, and drove the opossum to Orvetz's house.



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Pair of bald eagles released at Rasar State Park
Islands' Sounder
After several months of receiving care at Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Friday Harbor, two juvenile bald eagles have a second chance at life in the wild. With a small group of onlookers attending, Wolf Hollow staff and volunteers ...


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