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The Mercury News

How to keep rats out of your home, garden and life
The Mercury News
In my last column, I joined up with WildCare, a wildlife rehabilitation group in San Rafael, to ask people to stop using sticky glue traps and for retailers to stop carrying them. The traps ensnare the animals in thick glue, where they rip their skin ...



Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Bobcat caught on riverboat set free to breed in the wild
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
It's bobcat breeding season, so the 18-pound male that was captured Sunday on a riverboat in Pittsburgh has been released from captivity and returned to wooded wilds where he is more likely to encounter a potential mate. The bobcat was “beautiful, very ...



Livingston Daily

Look whooooo landed at the Howell Nature Center: Snowy owls find home
Livingston Daily
Two of the birds, native to the Arctic tundra, found their way to the state's largest wildlife rehabilitation clinic this winter after suffering injuries and will now make the center their permanent home. “While it is sad for these owls that they will ...



Community Corner: Bidwell Wildlife Rehabilitation celebrates 45 years
Oroville Mercury Register
They don't talk to the animals like the fabled Dr. Dolittle, but for 45 years the volunteers of Bidwell Wildlife Rehabilitation have come as close as anyone to communing with native fauna. “We care for orphaned and injured wildlife until they can be ...

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Community Corner: Bidwell Wildlife Rehabilitation celebrates 45 years
Oroville Mercury Register
They don't talk to the animals like the fabled Dr. Dolittle, but for 45 years the volunteers of Bidwell Wildlife Rehabilitation have come as close as anyone to communing with native fauna. “We care for orphaned and injured wildlife until they can be ...

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The Daily Star-Journal

Warrensburg prepares for Earth Day
The Daily Star-Journal
Exhibits will include a demonstration on using cold frames to get an early start for garden planting; Larry Werneke and his neighboring box turtles; a solar panel and information on solar energy generation; creating and using compost and Osage Wildlife ...



Orlando Weekly (blog)

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo gets a new name and updates as it attempts to move beyond its former controversies
Orlando Weekly (blog)
Couceiro used the renaming event this month to give some details on that new vision. “We are in a time of new beginnings,” Couceiro explained. “From new inspirational encounters and a refreshed look, to a reinforced dedication to education, to Florida ...



Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Wildlife center sees higher intake than previous years
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
The Dane County Humane Society's Wildlife Center has admitted 187 animals in 2018, a 60 percent increase from this time in 2017. According to a release, with today being the first day of spring, staff and volunteers are preparing for the busiest time ...



The Courier-Journal

Months after a daring rescue on a Louisville freeway, a snowy owl is about to be set free
The Courier-Journal
CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. A snowy owl injured on a downtown Louisville freeway shortly before Christmas has recovered and will be set free later this week after a road trip to Wisconsin. When Raptor Rehabilitation Inc. took the owl in, its ...

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The Journal News | LoHud.com

Wildlife rescuers seek permanent home in southern Westchester
The Journal News | LoHud.com
"It's needed in lower Westchester because we live in such close proximity to wildlife," said Loraine Izzo, the center's president. Currently, there is no place in Westchester County where residents can bring injured wildlife for rehabilitation. Anyone ...


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