Monthly Archives: April 2011

Getting to Know Wildlife – One animal at a time

By Kate MacNeil Education Coordinator, Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca Photo credit: Sally M. Hansen View PDF When we did rehabilitation of orphaned and injured mammals we found it was the individual animals that people were able to connect with. … Continue reading

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Getting To Know Wildlife

By Donna DuBreuil, President Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF Too often we extol the virtues of ‘exotic’ wildlife in other countries, while taking for granted and sometimes even showing disdain for those animals that live in our own … Continue reading

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Giving Wild Things A Chance

By Donna DuBreuil, President Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF Extra caution needed during the birthing season Every year, thousands of baby animals are left to die when people trap and relocate a nursing mother, block her access to … Continue reading

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New series launched

This year’s “Getting to Know Wildlife” series was launched in April 2011, a partnership between the EMC and the Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre to celebrate local wildlife. This series connects us to stories about individual animals. Last year’s “Living With Wildlife” … Continue reading

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