Rehab is Hard

Wildlife rehabilitation is not an easy job. We must have and be able to apply a large variety of skills each and every day. We are required to not only be able to access and apply a large wealth of knowledge, we also have to have the emotional and mental strength to make the difficult…

Rescued Bobcat receiving treatment at Busch Gardens Tampa

Second Bobcat Update

As you know a couple of weeks ago we rescued a beautiful bobcat boy who had been hit by a car in the Citrus Park area. Last week we posted that he had undergone surgery at Busch Gardens Tampa to have a rod placed in his leg to repair a broken humerus. What we didn’t…

Bobcat Meets Bumper

Tuesday morning we received a call through the Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) about a bobcat who had been hit by a car. It is sadly not abnormal for us to receive calls from them regarding animals who have been hit by cars, however they are generally deer. So, this bobcat was different! When our…

Squirrelly Saturday Week Five

Oh my goodness have we be busy this week! Today’s post will be a very brief update and it will also include a current mammal head count for what we have in our care. Our squirrel population has almost doubled this week. We are now up to 16 squirrels and have had to place some…