Monthly Archives: August 2011

Back to the Wild

By Kate MacNeil, Education Coordinator, Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF Last week we introduced you to the story of two orphaned river otters. We left off with the realization that we were going to make every effort possible … Continue reading

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Crash Course in Otter Care

By Kate MacNeil, Education Coordinator, Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF It has been 13 years since I met my first river otter and it was love at first sight. From the moment the Centre’s first pair of otters … Continue reading

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Orphaned Fishers

By Kate MacNeil, Education Coordinator, Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre – www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF In the spring of 2002 we got a call about a dead adult fisher on the side of the Thomas Dolan Parkway, near a bridge by the wetlands. … Continue reading

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Surviving Against the Odds

By Karyn Jones, Former Coordinator, Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre, www.wildlifeinfo.ca View PDF Karyn worked at the Centre first as a Wildlife Intern and then as Coordinator in the mid-90’s. This is her story. When the coyote pup was brought to the … Continue reading

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