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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Big Jeezley, Community Support, Donations, Eagles, Endangered, Fundraising

This is the CWRC

8 Feb , 2018   Video

Hello and thank you! We reached our goal! Of course – our need for funds is never ending, just like the stream of animals arriving at the centre and so we’d love to see the campaign fund keep growing! Help CWRC keep the Life in Wildlife! As a thank you – please enjoy this lovely […]

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Eagles, oiled, Wash

Oiled Bald Eagle Wash

23 Jan , 2018   Video

Last Saturday we washed Judique, a mature bald eagle that was contaminated with an organic oil or grease. Judique is our first repeat animal at the centre. We first saw him in March of 2017 from an collision trauma and released him in July. He returned to the centre in December 2017, emaciated, suffering from […]

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Eagles, Release

A Survivor Saved From Drowning

14 Jul , 2017   Video

Jamie, Angela and Garnet were harvesting clams near Moose Island, on the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia when they saw something unusual swimming in the water, a mature bald eagle. The eagle was found halfway between Moose Island and the mainland shore. It was exhausted and in need of help. We suspect the eagle went […]

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Eagles, Lead, Lead Poisoning

Latest Lead Poisoned Bald Eagle at CWRC

23 Feb , 2017   Gallery

This mature male bald eagle was admitted to the CWRC. Tested positive for lead poisoning. Anemic but not too emaciated. Still quite strong and feisty, good signs.

Big Jeezley, Eagles

Winter in the Big Jeezley

13 Feb , 2017   Video

A short video taken inside The Big Jeezley (large raptor flyway) at the CWRC while a winter storm blows outside.

Big Jeezley, Eagles, Lead, Lead Poisoning, News

CTV News story on the lead poisoned eagles

28 Jan , 2017  

Lead Poisoned Bald Eagle

CTV News Atlantic speaks with CWRC Veterinarian Helene Van Doninck about the recent death of 3 lead poisoned bald eagles at the centre.

Eagles, Lead, Lead Poisoning

3rd Lead Poisoned Eagle at CWRC this Year

26 Jan , 2017   Gallery

Mature male Bald eagle Lead Poisoned

Today we admitted a mature male bald eagle. It tested positive for lead. This is the third eagle we have admitted for lead poisoning this year and the 5th bird. This bird is very emaciated and its blood lead level is very high. We have begun chelation treatment but its prognosis is poor. This is […]

Big Jeezley, Eagles, Owls

The Big Jeezley in 360

4 Jan , 2017  

Testing a 360 camera in the Big Jeezley Flyway. A juvenile bald eagle rehabilitating in the flyway doing laps… Post from RICOH THETA. #theta360 – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA A great horned owl rehabilitating in one of the interior enclosures of The Big Jeezley… Inside enclosure with a Great Horned Owl. #theta360 – Spherical […]