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Orlando Sentinel

Central Florida Zoo opens bear exhibit without infamous bear
Orlando Sentinel
FWC placed the cubs at a wildlife-rehabilitation center first, then moved them to the zoo about two years ago. Bear experts believed the cubs were too food-conditioned and comfortable around humans to be safely returned to the wild, said Elena Lamar, ...

Napa Valley Register

Guest column: My weekend with masked bandits
Napa Valley Register
The nail polish had been applied by Shelly Ross who — when she's not being my fabulous girlfriend — serves as a trained and licensed volunteer for WildCare, Marin County's wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center. Shelly and others like her who help ...

2 the Outdoors: Messinger Woods
"The burn out rate at that time was really high, so we decided to form Messinger Woods, and as it was, Edith Messinger was a licensed wildlife rehabilitator at the time, she was at that meeting and said, 'I have some land that I'm willing to donate to ...

York SPCA now helping wild animals, too
York Dispatch
Melissa Smith, executive director of the York County SPCA, said she sees the shelter's new role as being a support system for the area's existing — and dwindling — state-certified wildlife rehabilitators. She said the SPCA will act as a way station ...

Storm damage leaves TreeHouse Wildlife Center seeking community help
Alton Telegraph
DOW — Damaging wind gusts, torrential downpours, and hail brought havoc to TreeHouse Wildlife Center in the form of downed trees and enclosure damage to the resident animal and patient caging at the wildlife rehabilitation center in Dow. Following ...

Animal Protection Voters Endorses Ray Powell For State Land Commissioner Based On Record
Los Alamos Daily Post
Powell—who grew up with a family history in agriculture, practiced veterinary medicine with an expertise in wildlife rehabilitation, and worked with world-renowned scientist and humanitarian Dr. Jane Goodall and the Jane Goodall Institute for Wildlife ...

Rescued from Kaziranga floods, 8 rhino calves complete a year in rehab
Hindustan Times
It's feeding time for rhino calves of Kaziranga rescued from floods in 2016. On Monday, they completed a year at the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation, an animal orphanage near Kaziranga. (Subhamoy Bhattacharjee/Wildlife Trust of India).

Southeast Missourian

Chara Palmer shares experiences from more than 15 years of work at Skyview Animal Clinic
Southeast Missourian
The bald eagle eventually was released to the Watkins Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Sedgewickville, according to Palmer. "But, he [was brought] back to us twice," she says. "He kept moving the pin out... [As far as we know], he's still at the rehab ...

The Bellingham Herald

Boaters bring baby seal to shore – but was it really in distress?
The Bellingham Herald
Two apparently well-meaning but misguided boaters kept a baby harbor seal over the weekend and brought it Sunday to the Marine Life Center at the Port of Bellingham – a reminder that experts say marine mammals should be left alone. Casey Pruett ...

Baltimore Sun

Natural resources police rescues injured bald eagle in Western Maryland
Baltimore Sun
The two officers cornered the bird toward Milbourne, who used a net to capture it, and then transported it the Owl Moon Raptor Center, a wildlife rehabilitation center in Boyds. “Rarely do you get a call for an injured bald eagle,” Garver said. “I mean ...

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