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Rabid woodchuck attacks in Oconee County
Anderson Independent Mail
WALHALLA – State health officials say a woodchuck recently tested positive for rabies after scratching and biting an unidentified person. The Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) said the victim was referred to their doctor after the ...

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Idaho Statesman

After their mother was killed, cute black bear cubs find a new home in Idaho
Idaho Statesman
This week, a Garden City wildlife rehabilitation center welcomed two cute new additions — but their arrival isn't all rosy. The cubs, which rescuers at Idaho Black Bear Rehab believe are both female, were brought in on July 4 after their mother was ...



Surrey Now-Leader

Wildlife may survive these wildfires, if they're fast
Surrey Now-Leader
Schwantje said it's important for animal lovers to understand there is not a provincially run rescue or rehabilitation program for wildlife, however the Conservation Service Office and volunteer groups play a role. “In most cases we are not going to ...

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Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Turtle lover runs rehab for shelled reptiles
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In Arkansas, a permit is required for wildlife rehabilitation. Hicks needed a permitted rehabilitator to mentor her for two years before she could apply for her own permit. Lynn Sciumbato of Morning Star Wildlife Rehabilitation Center agreed to help ...

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Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Turtle lover runs rehab for shelled reptiles | NWADG
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Joyce Hicks, who takes in sick and injured turtles, tries to repair shells but may not be able to release any turtle that can not completely close its shell. A broken ...

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Persian Leopard Making Swift Recovery in Tehran
Financial Tribune
A rare female Persian leopard that had undergone spinal surgery in February is recovering so well that authorities plan to move her to a bigger area before releasing her back into the wild. Ali Teymouri, director of the Hunting and Fishing Office at ...

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Oh, deer! Officials warn against picking up young ones
Silver City Daily Press and Independent
This fawn is one Gila Wildlife Rescue raised several years ago after its mother had been killed. Dennis Miller, who has been doing wildlife rehabilitation for the past 38 years, is cautioning people to not pick up baby fawns they think might have been ...



Examiner Enterprise

BARTLESVILLE GOOSE: Injured fowl better, but recovery will take awhile
Examiner Enterprise
The surviving goose was taken to the Wild Heart Ranch near Claremore, a wildlife rehabilitation facility where she was diagnosed with a dislocated hip and several other traumatizing injuries. Recently the goose's stitches were removed paving the way ...

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ABC2 News

Natural Resources Police searching for person who shot a bald eagle in Harford County
ABC2 News
Officials immediately started reaching out to area wildlife rehabilitation groups. “You could tell something else was a little wrong with it, we did see a little bit of blood on it too, but at that point we thought it was an impact injury, that it had ...

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Kenosha News

Neighbors come together to save injured bald eagle
Kenosha News
They then called Fellow Mortals Wildlife Hospital in Lake Geneva, describing the eagle's actions and sending a photo. The wildlife rehab facility gave the brothers tips on how to capture the bird. The Countermans and their friend Ryan Altreuther used a ...


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