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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)

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Community Support, Donations, Fundraising, Uncategorized

2019 Calendar Now Availabale

20 Nov , 2018  

The 2019 CWRC Annual calendar is now available. The calendar features patients and stories from the past year. This one is particularly special to us as it honours or late co-founder Dr. Helene Van Doninck who passed away on August 10th from ovarian cancer. We hope you like it. Click here to place an order

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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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Community Support, Donations, Fundraising

CWRC Wildlife Baby Shower

10 Apr , 2018  

­Baby season is just around the corner and we’re reaching out for donations of items we can use to help support or busy season. There are 2 ways you can support us: (1) On Apr 14 you can bring items from our local wishlist to our table at the Truro Farmers Market (2) We have […]

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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