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  • August 19, 2013

    Injured Black Skimmer Gets a New Home

    Shorebirds like the black skimmer and least terns are resorting to building nests on top of buildings rather than Florida’s beaches due to increasingly busy shores. Although rooftops provide flat, deserted space with no ground predators, flightless chicks fall off the roof tops leaving them severely injured.

  • August 3, 2013

    Bird Aviary Mimics Nature

    Staff and volunteers retrofit an aviary to accommodate various bird species who each have special needs for their habitats. With successful and thorough rehabilitation, the birds can be released to exhibit their natural instincts in the wild.

  • July 15, 2013

    Hawk Regains Gift of Flight at SFWC

    A red-tailed hawk with singed feathers was emaciated and sick when he arrived at South Florida Wildlife Center. With the help of donor feathers, he is flying again and will soon be ready for release.

  • June 21, 2013

    Snuggle Time at SFWC

    South Florida Wildlife Center will admit almost 150 orphaned wildlife on a busy day in the spring. This year, they're getting a helping hand to care for all those infants from plush toys called Snuggles.

  • May 10, 2013

    Foxes Need New Habitat at SFWC

    Foxes at South Florida Wildlife Center receive quality care just like all 12,500 animals we treat each year. However, the reconfigured aviary in which the foxes live is needed by our many bird patients. Please help us build a new habitat for orphaned and adult foxes.

  • October 29, 2012

    Fund for Animals News: Fall 2012

    The Fund for Animals’ animal care centers are spread from coast to coast, and the fall weather affects each in unique and beautiful ways.

  • October 25, 2012

    The South Florida Wildlife Center Turns 43

    The SFWC has gone through many great changes over the years and has emerged as one of the largest wildlife trauma hospitals and rehabilitation facilities in the nation in patient numbers.

  • August 24, 2012

    Isaac May Hit Gulf Coast; Wildlife Center Hunkers Down

    The HSUS's Animal Rescue Team

    With the Republican convention set to start in Tampa, many people are watching the weather anxiously. Take a tip from the South Florida Wildlife Center, and prepare yourself and your pets for a hurricane.

  • August 22, 2012

    The Healing Ground, Page 5: Sweet Release

    All Animals magazine September/October 2012

    Returning an animal to the wild is the reward for a job well done

  • March 5, 2012

    Video: The Ones That Get Away

    The South Florida Wildlife Center takes in more than 8,000 birds every year. The best part about it? Watching them take off.

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