- Jun 1, 2016
You’re in for a special treat! A glimpse inside the outdoor “playpen” for young raccoons at SFWC shows them learning about the world, preparing for release soon into the wild. We are always trying new enrichment ideas for the animals in our care, like the young raccoons in this video. For examples of “toys,” bird … Continue reading Young Raccoons Learn and Grow
- Mar 25, 2016
Our friends at Florida State Homes are sharing with prospective home buyers what an amazing resource SFWC is for area wildlife. Their online article titled “On Our Way to Healing Wildlife in South Florida” features an interview with Executive Director Sherry L. Schlueter, talking about the ways that South Florida Wildlife Center helps thousands … Continue reading From Florida State Homes
- Nov 30, 2015
Not many Floridians have the privilege of seeing wild Gray Foxes. However, this native species plays a vital role in nature. Baby foxes are known as “kits,” and these photos show two who were recently treated at SFWC. Both kits were successfully soft-released in Palm Beach County last fall. This release was done in cooperation with Okeeheelee Nature Center, located in Palm Beach County.