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Black bear that escaped wildlife rehabilitation center found
NBC Montana
State wildlife officials located a small black bear that escaped from the wildlife rehabilitation center west of Helena and will return it to the wild a bit earlier than planned. Fish, Wildlife and Parks spokesman Greg Lemon says the 3- to 4-year-old ...

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Wildlife In Need Center 'overwhelmed' with birds who 'desperately need your help' as winter drags into spring
Meanwhile, officials at the Wisconsin Humane Society's Wildlife Rehabilitation Center said the weekend snowstorm has hit many early-spring migrating birds very hard -- robins can't find earthworms to eat because the ground is blanketed with snow, and ...

Putting heart in her art
Lewiston Morning Tribune
That's not an obscure euphemism, she has actual squirrels in her actual bathroom. Such is the life - and home - of a wildlife rehabilitator. Law lives with her husband on a small farm near Viola and got into wildlife rehabilitation 13 years ago. She ...

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New homes for orphan Alberta bears | Calgary Herald
Calgary Herald
Just in time for the end of hibernation season, Alberta will now allow wildlife rehabilitation centres to take in orphaned black bear cubs. A new policy announced Wednesday gives Fish and Wildlife officials the option of placing orphaned cubs under one ...
Province enacts policy to permit wildlife centres to care for orphaned bear cubsCTV News
Province lifts ban on rehabbing orphaned black bear cubs | CBC NewsCBC.ca
Alberta lifts eight-year ban on the rehabilitation of orphaned bear cubsRed Deer Advocate
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CPW: Leave young wildlife alone
Mountain Mail Newspaper
Colorado Parks and Wildlife receives numerous calls each year about young wildlife “abandoned” by adult animals. CPW officials report that many humans are tempted to “help” a young animal by picking it up or trying to feed it. Well-meaning people ...

Great Falls Tribune

Small black bear escapes wildlife rehabilitation center
Great Falls Tribune
HELENA — A small, black bear with a white ear tag escaped the state wildlife rehabilitation center west of Helena. Fish, Wildlife and Parks spokesman Greg Lemon says the female clawed and chewed her way through a chain link fence at Montana WILD ...
Black bear that escaped wildlife rehabilitation center foundNBC Montana

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Bear found after escaping Helena rehab facility - KXLF.com ...
KXLF Butte News
A black bear that escaped from Montana Wild's wildlife rehabilitation center was found on the grounds behind the raptor enclosure on Wednesday.

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Wildlife center declares 'bird emergency' because of heavy weekend snow
Superior Telegram
Glen Moberg. Wisconsin Public Radio. The heavy weekend snowstorm in northern and central Wisconsin has led to a "bird emergency," says a wildlife expert. While the annual migration is behind schedule for many birds because of the cold spring, those ...

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Bloomington Pantagraph

Deer captured in McLean, moved to rehabilitator
Bloomington Pantagraph
John Griesbaum, a wildlife biologist with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, answers questions at a public forum April 10 in the Mount Hope-Funks Grove Park District building in McLean regarding a whitetail deer that has been acting tamely ...

Red Deer Advocate

Central Alberta wildlife rehab facility not prepared to take orphaned bear cubs, yet
Red Deer Advocate
It's been about eight years since the Medicine River Wildlife Centre was allowed to provide care for orphaned bear cubs, and they aren't prepared to care for them anytime soon. But, Executive Director Carole Kelly said that's because they weren't ...
Alberta changes bear policy to allow for rehabilitation in provinceThe Crag and Canyon
Province lifts ban on rehabbing orphaned black bear cubsYahoo News Canada (blog)

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