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Press Release: June 8, 2021

Chintimini Wildlife Center exceeds capacity for first time in three decades after closure of neighboring facilities; Increased demand endangers operation Corvallis, OR: Chintimini Wildlife Center (CWC), the last operational “all-species” wildlife rehabilitation center in the Willamette Valley from Salem to…

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Red-tailed Hawk #0685

Warning: Graphic Content – Please use your discretion before reading the following blog. An adult male Red-tailed Hawk was admitted to our wildlife hospital on Monday after he was found on the ground with a metal stake through his wing. He…

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Great Horned Owl #0464

Warning: Graphic Content – Please use your discretion before reading the following blog. We received a call on our wildlife hotline from someone who found an owlet who’d been impaled with barbed wire fencing after falling from their nest. The…

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Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease (RHDV2) in Oregon

What is Rabbit hemorrhagic disease (RHD) and how does it spread? According to the Oregon Department of Agriculture, “RHD is a viral disease that causes sudden death in rabbits. It is resistant to extreme temperatures and can survive in the…

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In-house Diagnostics

In-house DiagnosticsDiagnostic testing for injured and ill wildlife – what does it entail? If you have a pet, you know firsthand the importance of timely veterinary diagnostics. You want to have results – and fast. When it comes to wildlife…

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