Upcoming Events

What: “Baby Shower” On-Site Talk
When: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

Come celebrate spring with us at AIWC for a special talk and tour, all about baby animals! Discover the wide variety of babies that we look after, the special care that many species require, and what you can do to help baby animals in your own backyards.  A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this presentation.

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What: “Scintillating Skunks” On-Site Talk
When: Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

Think all skunks are the same? Come out to AIWC for this skunk-themed talk and tour, and learn about the different lives urban and rural skunks lead! We will also delve into why skunks spray, how best to get along with the skunks in your area, and how AIWC can rehabilitate over 50 baby skunks every year. A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this presentation.

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What: “Crazy for Corvids” On-Site Talk
When: Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

Ravens, crows, jays and magpies are often regarding as pest species, yet are some of the most intelligent bird species around. This on-site talk focuses on their complex social structures, problem solving abilities, and the challenges that such clever animals present for local wildlife rehabilitators! A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this presentation.

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What: “Beating the Heat” On-Site Talk
When: Saturday, August 11th, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

We humans are able to escape the summer heat merely by removing layers, hanging out near the air-conditioner, or sipping a nice cold drink – but what do our local wild animals do to beat the heat? Join us for a special presentation all about the special behaviours and adaptations wildlife uses to deal with high temperatures. A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this program.

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What: “Highway Hawks” On-Site Talk
When: Sunday, September 16th, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

Many of AIWC’s patients during the fall are juvenile hawks who have been hit by cars. This month’s on-site talk will focus on the hawks of Alberta, why they so often are seen near roads, and the main threats facing them in the wild. A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this presentation.

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What: “Winter Hunters” On-Site Talk
When: Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 1pm to 3pm
Where: At our facility.

While some animals choose to sleep through the winter, others spend the winter months wide awake – and hungry. Discover how local predatory species overcome the wintery conditions in order to track down their next meal, what’s on the winter menu, and the challenges they face in the wild. A tour of sections of the AIWC facility will follow this presentation.

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Baby big brown bat admitted in summer of 2016. He was successfully released back to the wild.

American Robin, one of over 100 robins admitted to AIWC in 2016.

White-tailed deer fawn, one of three fawns overwintering at AIWC in 2016-2017.