News

  • Ready for Release

    Apr 02 2018

    This barred owl was assessed by our doctors from the National Wildlife Centre after suffering a traumatic fracture of his left wing (humerus). Owls have to fly perfectly and silently…

  • National Wildlife Doctors are in the News

    Mar 26 2018

    Wildlife Rescue: Cry of the Wild Sherri Cox, a corporate executive turned wildlife vet, takes her surgical skills on the road to aid animals in distress.  Read the story here: In…

  • Saw-Whet Owl

    Mar 26 2018

    This saw-whet owl was assessed by our doctors at the National Wildlife Centre after sustaining head trauma. Initially he was unable to fly and was very quite- most likely with…

  • Do You See What I see?

    Mar 20 2018

    As spring fast approaches our doctors from the National Wildlife Centre in both Nova Scotia and Ontario are treating porcupines that are expecting! Looking closely at the x-ray, you can…

  • All Smiles!!

    Mar 08 2018

    This eastern grey squirrel was assessed by the National Wildlife Centre team after sustaining head trauma. He was unwilling to eat on his own and would scratch at his face…

  • Early baby!

    Feb 12 2018

    This raccoon had an early start to life only weighing 1.1kg on intake! Being very inquisitive, she came across a porcupine resulting in quills getting stuck in her face. One…

  • Wishing all of you a happy New Year!

    Dec 31 2017

    Our doctors at the National Wildlife Centre recently provided medical care to this Cardinal. She was found unable to fly with a broken wing. Following x-rays, our doctors placed a…

  • NWC Rescue a Young Buck

    Dec 27 2017

    This young buck found himself in a tough spot. Trapped in a wrought-iron fence in north Toronto, he was unable to free himself.  Great team work initiated with Toronto Wildlife Centre…

  • National Wildlife Centre is on CTV NEWS in Toronto!

    Nov 04 2016

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  • National Wildlife Centre Annual Gala

    Sep 27 2016

    Wildlife rescue experts telling stories from the field at National Wildlife Centre event in Caledon Reality TV star, Hope Swiminer of ‘Hope for Wildlife’ set to do keynote speech Read…