Donations, Fundraising

Please Support the CWRC

6 Oct , 2017   Video

CWRC Fundrazr Campaign Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre provides veterinary care & rehabilitation to injured, orphaned, & sick wildlife through donations & volunteers. We’re seeing higher numbers of wildlife coming in and need your help to feed,treat and release them! With ever increasing numbers of wildlife being admitted; our fixed costs have dramatically increased; food costs […]

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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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Great Horned Owl Returned to the Wild

11 Apr , 2017   Video

This great horned owl was found emaciated and smelling of skunk. Had a stain on one of its wings, presumably from the skunk. It also had an infected wound on one of its feet. The wound was cleaned and the owl was put on antibiotics until it healed.  It was in care from November 2016 until […]

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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.

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 […]

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Morning laps in The Big Jeezley

7 Jan , 2017   Gallery

A couple of our patients doing laps, gaining strength this morning in the large raptor flyway also known as The Big Jeezley.

Donations, Fundraising

2017 CWRC Annual Calendar

20 Nov , 2016   Gallery

You Can Help the CWRC by purchasing our annual calendar. This beautiful calendar features images, captured by photographer Murdo Messer, of patients we have seen throughout the year. Each photo is accompanied with a short story about the patient featured. All proceeds go to the CWRC. You can order through our paypal button or you […]

Eagles, Release

A Tale of Two Eagles

11 Sep , 2016   Video

An eagle takes flight

On July 12, 2016 the CWRC admitted a juvenile male bald eagle that had been hit by a car. It was thin and had injuries to two of its toes on its right foot. On one toe the talon and underlying bone were completely amputated, on the other toe the talon was cracked at the […]

Big Jeezley, Eagles

The Big Jeezley Eagle Watch

25 Jul , 2016   Video

The Big Jeezley Eagle Watch Campaign (click here to donate) The Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (CWRC) is a registered non-profit charity dedicated to the rehabilitation of injured and orphaned wildlife so that they can be returned to the wild.We specialize in raptors, large birds of prey, especially bald eagles.In 2013, after 6 years of planning […]

Eagles, Release

Eagle Release

19 Jul , 2015   Video

Today we released a juvenile bald eagle that had been in our care since July 2014. He arrived at the CWRC as an emaciated nestling. He was extremely thin, unable to fly and missing all his tail feathers. He was provided fluids and medication to stabilize and prepare him for a long rehabilitation. Initially he […]