We had a great Wildlife Alive Show at Blackthorne Resort. With most of our shows for 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19, being able to socially distance while teaching people about wildlife felt great!
As we shared on Facebook the other day, this young Bald Eagle was found in emaciated condition and with an injured wing by one of our good neighbors in Middleburgh. Thanks to the dedication of our volunteers, the Eagle is now at Cornell, undergoing treatment. Think good thoughts for this young bird, that it enjoys … Continue reading Eagle News (and a happy ending)
Newest arrivals. Box full of trouble makers. Did you know every skunk is colored differently?
From Wes:Newest Arrivals. 3 baby Robins that should have never been disturbed. A starling and a mole. Baby opossums. Mom hit by car. The little Robins would have fledged (left the nest for good) within a short time, with a little patience. Instead, the nest was removed. Their chances of surviving in the wild have … Continue reading Arrivals on May 23rd
The creatures in need continue to come in. Please think about supporting our mission with a donation. Thank you to the many friends who have already helped. From Wes:Newest Arrivals. I red squirrel vs car. One fawn that really lost her mother.. Orphaned fawnOrphaned fawnClipped by a car; red squirrelAnother picture of the porcupine baby … Continue reading May 22nd Patients
Northern Cardinals are one of America's most beautiful birds. This lovely fellow was clipped by a car on a local road, and brought to the center by an angel who stopped her car to help him. Wish him luck!
We've had quite an inflow of patients in the last couple of days. If you would like to help, please click the Donate button on this page. If you prefer to send a check as a donation, that can go to New York Wildlife Rescue Center, PO Box 410, Middleburgh, NY 12122. From May 19th: … Continue reading New Arrivals, May 19th & 20th
From Wes: Newest Arrival. Baby Screech Owl. Having a bad day but he will be just fine. Eats great. The Eastern Screech Owl is one of North America's smallest owls. Adults can be either gray or red/rufous (the different colors are referred to as "morphs"), and are roughly the same size in body … Continue reading 17 May, A Little Owl
From Wes: May 15th: Be careful. Don't hit turtles on the road. Trash Pandas. I love them but I also hate them. They are so needy. May 16th: Newest arrival. Angry fledgling. Just moved this monster Snapper out of the road. Be careful. Turtles are on move laying eggs.
From Wes's Facebook post: Newest Arrival. Woodchuck. Little thing. My daughter Hannah is rehabbing this little guy. Also had a Mourning Dove, lots of bunnies with horror stories, and a Red-tailed Hawk. One of our rehabbers, Connie Kane Standhart, and I soft released 3 young squirrels she rehabbed. Very cool. I love the releases. … Continue reading 14th May Patients