Owl’s Nest is Celebrating Mother Earth This Weekend

Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife will be celebrating Earth Day at two events this weekend and you’re invited. Earth Day is an annual event celebrated worldwide on April 22nd, with various events that demonstrate support for environmental protection. Owl’s Nest mission has always been to protect and conserve native Florida wildlife and we are proud…

Gopher Tortoise Day

Come one, come all to a celebration of all things Gopher Tortoise! In a previous post, we talked about springtime and how it’s a wonderful chance to get outside and experience nature. Well, this Saturday (April 8th) at Upper Tampa Bay Park we will be hosting Gopher Tortoise Day to represent this unique and important…

Pet Day at MiraBay Market

We love all animals, both wild and domestic! Tomorrow we have the privilege of taking part in MiraBay Market’s Pets Day. While the animals we focus our rescue efforts on are not pet species, we have a deep connection to responsible pet ownership and are excited to get to be a part of this event.…

Aiming High for 2017

Wow! It’s mid-February already and we are just finding time to reflect on last year and share our plans for 2017. Baby season started early which means lots of calls for babies and chicks that require a lot of time and effort. Volunteers are moving into action, tube and bottle feeding babies that have been…

Island Earth Days

Just a reminder… the annual Island Earth Days festival, continues tomorrow at Honeymoon Island State Park, from 11:00 to 5:00. Click on the link below for more information about the schedule of events and live music. Kris Porter, our licensed wildlife rehabilitator , will be giving a presentation at 2:00 p.m. on “What is Wildlife…