Big Jeezley, Community Support, Donations, Fundraising, News

Nature’s Way Canada Donates to CWRC

3 Apr , 2019  

March 25, 2019 (Hilden, N.S.) Nature’s Way Canada, through a partnership with 1% for the Planet, has donated $20,000 to the Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (CWRC) to help its ongoing efforts to assist injured and orphaned wildlife. The CWRC was nominated for the program by Pamela McEwing, Vice President of Operations for Nature’s Way Canada. […]

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Barred Owl, Owls

Increase in Barred Owls

9 Feb , 2019  

We have seen an incredible amount of barred owls come through the centre late 2018 and the past two months. Three weeks ago we admitted 3 in two days – all hit by cars. One theory is that there was a surge in population due to little snow last winter. This made hunting for small […]

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Donations, Fundraising, News, News Item

Giving Tuesday in Support of CWRC

26 Nov , 2018  

An eagle takes flight

Great story in the Chronicle Herald about Giving Tuesday and how you can help.   The_Chronicle_Herald_-_Metro_Edition_20181126_A07_0 (PDF Version)

Community Support

Goodbye Helene Van Doninck DVM

11 Aug , 2018  

It is with a very heavy heart that we announce the passing of Helene Marie Van Doninck, DVM, at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre after a struggle with ovarian cancer, which proved to defy any treatment or strength of will. Helene dedicated her life to the treatment of wildlife and, with her husband, established […]

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Big Jeezley, Donations, Eagles

CWRC Live Cam

27 Jul , 2018  

The CWRC Live Cam is Sponsored by HDOnTap The CWRC is not open to the public in order to provide the best environment for our patients to recover and be rehabilitated. We do love sharing our passion for wildlife and what we are doing to protect and help them. The live stream of the patients in The […]

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Eagles, fish hook, Lead, Lead Poisoning, Release, X-Ray

Fish Hook Removed from Eagle Wing

20 May , 2018   Video

A mature bald eagle was found on the lawn of a resident in Masstown, Nova Scotia with a fish hook in its wing and beak. The resident was able to cut the barb of the hook and free the bird’s beak. It was then brought to the CWRC for treatment. After a physical exam we […]

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Eagles

A Rare Visitor to the CWRC

7 May , 2018   Video

On Thursday May 3rd the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) dropped off a golden eagle to the CWRC. Golden eagles are very uncommon in Atlantic Canada and this one’s arrival was a first for our centre. The bird was spotted swimming in the ocean about 3km northwest of Seal Island off the coast […]

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Reptiles, Turtles

Snapping Turtle Returned to the Wild

27 Apr , 2018   Gallery

This snapping turtle was found injured on the road near Brookfield, NS. It had a seriously fractured shell and was bleeding. X-rays showed a fractured pelvis but no broken limbs. The shell was stabilized using external stainless steel brackets that were epoxied to the shell on either side of the fractures. She was also over […]

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Barred Owl, Community Support, Donations, Great Horned Owl, Owls

Be Owlsome

13 Mar , 2018   Video

THIS WEEK ONLY! CWRC is thrilled to announce that we’ve partnered with FLOAT – For Love Of All Things to bring you limited edition ‘Be Owlsome’ Tees available this week only! For every shirt sold FLOAT will donate $8 to CWRC to help us rehabilitate & release our wildlife. Go to www.float.org/cwrc and “Be Owlome” – lots […]

Fundraising, Great Horned Owl, News, Owls, Release

Great Horned Owl Release

15 Feb , 2018   Video

This great horned owl was trapped in an empty chicken coop on a cold and rainy night. He was brought to the CWRC for assessment and care. Here is his story.

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