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July 28, 2014
The South Florida Wildlife Center’s rescue team works daily with the South Florida community to rescue wildlife from life-threatening situations. One of the more frequent calls the team receives is to help orphaned or injured ducklings. Because the climate is so mild in South Florida, baby season extends well beyond springtime, so ducklings are frequent year-round visitors to the SFWC veterinary center.
June 26, 2014
When a local resident found a weak and thin opossum mother and babies, she quickly brought them to the South Florida Wildlife Center for treatment. Thankfully, it was just in the nick of time.
June 3, 2014
A sick American White Pelican is found by a concerned citizen and brought to South Florida Wildlife Center. Thanks to the quick action of our veterinarians, the bird was able to recover and was released back into the wild.
April 21, 2014
A female raccoon was found with one of her legs caught in a steel-jawed trap. SFWC cared for her and now she's healthy and back in the wild.
March 24, 2014
Les was found in 2012 with an arrow shot through his wing. After receiving care at South Florida Wildlife Center, he finally found an adoptive home.