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Let's Meet Everett by Jennifer Howard

Let's Meet Everett by Jennifer Howard

As this strange summer whizzes by, our residents at the centre are growing up and becoming beautiful teenagers. Some have been released back into the wild to live their lives as they were meant to do. Be free.

But then others are out there running into trouble. Recently, one such case arrived at the centre after a lengthy attempt to...

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The Monarch Butterfly by Kallie Jackson

The Monarch Butterfly by Kallie Jackson

The Monarch Butterfly   There are few feats more gruelling in the natural kingdom than the mass migration of the Eastern Monarch Butterflies. Their impressive journey--one of the longest migrations of any insect-- spans 3000 miles, from southern Canada all the way to their wintering ground, located amidst the soaring ranges of the Sierra Madre Mountains of Mexico. Come October, …

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Interested in Helping Procyon Wildlife?

Interested in Helping Procyon Wildlife?

Would you like to help? At Procyon Wildlife, we are always IN-NEED of natural foods to feed and teach our wildlife what to eat after they have been released. Grubs, earthworms, minnows, eggs, mealworms, dandelions, clovers, willow branches and veggies/fruit. Feel free to drop off some at the centre, it will be very much appreciated and our wildlife will be …

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Procyon Wildlife Intern Program!

Do you need experience in order to get into an animal care program or to fulfill college requirements? Full time, volunteer Intern positions are available year round, at Procyon Wildlife in Beeton, Ontario. Contracts are from 2-6 months. Please find details of this program, as well as the application, at https://www.procyonwildlife.com/procyon-wildlife-internship-program/

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Update on Wonderbunnie Designs Non Medical Mask Fundraiser!

We are so grateful to Shannyn at Wonderbunnie Designs who has launched this fantastic fundraising program on our behalf. She has already raised $1,400!

These funds will go toward the care and rehabilitation and eventual release of the animals back into the wilds.

There is an amazing choice of materials from which to choose.

This is a good gift for someone to show them that you care.

For details on how to order visit: https://www.facebook.com/Wonderbunniedesigns/posts/3238928619499773?__tn__=K-R

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Thank you to two recent sponsors.

A special thanks goes to Branca of Skillfully Inc who kindly put aside a place to sell herbs grown by one of our Procyon volunteers at the Adjala-Tosorontio Farmer’s Market held on July 10th & 24th. All proceeds for the herbs went to Procyon Wildlife.

Procyon also extends a big thank you to Carolyn Curtis of Carolyn's Christmas Wreath who generously donated one of her beautiful creations for use by Procyon in an upcoming online fundraiser.

All the wreaths Carolyn designs and creates are unique and of the highest quality!

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Procyon Sponsor an Orphan Program

With many of our important fundraising programs cancelled due to COVID-19, we need the help of our supporters more than ever! Our sponsorship package includes your choice of baby animal to sponsor, a picture and a certificate of the baby animal. The animals that are currently available for sponsorship are: Bats, Fawns, Raccoons, Opossums, Squirrels, Cottontails and Porcupines. For more …

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If you encounter a wild animal which you believe needs help, please call us first at 905.729.0033

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Procyon remains open with a skeleton staff.

If you encounter a sick, injured or orphaned wild animal, please call first at 905-729-0033 and leave a message.

Your call will be returned by our phone volunteers ASAP.

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Procyon needs your help more than ever! With the COVID-19 crisis, we are asking people not to bring animals to the centre without calling first. This means we need help from people to operate our phone lines from the safety of their home.

If you or someone you know might have a few extra hours per day to answer our hotline phones, please contact us at info@procyonwildlife.com

We will provide remote telephone training.

THE HOURS we need for telephone service are
Monday through to Sunday:     
8:00am-2:00pm or 2:00pm-8:00pm

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Need to purchase a gift for someone?

Need to purchase a gift for someone? Or perhaps you are treating yourself! Please check out NOVICA for beautiful and unique items. For every item sold, the PROCYON WILDLIFE CENTRE, located in Beeton (just north of Toronto), receives 25%!

At Procyon, we care for these animals until they can be released back into the wild. We are thrilled to be partnered with NOVICA, which in turn, is associated with National Geographic.

Don't forget to shop at Novica for beautiful gifts that are sure to please! https://www.novica.com/procyonwildlife/

OR visit our Procyon ONLINE Store...

https://www.procyonwildlife.com/shop/

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Procyon's Wish List

We have updated our wish list! To view it please  click here

We are also looking for volunteers to build us bat boxes, squirrel nest boxes and deer boxes! If you like to sew, we need hammocks for our baby squirrels and opossums!

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Rabies Surveillance as of July 22nd, 2020

We are currently at 474 cases of raccoon strain, and 21 cases of fox strain rabies in Ontario since 2015.

For the full report and area map click here.

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Our Mission: Procyon Wildlife is dedicated to working with our communities in an effort to help wild animals in need of care. Our goals are to rescue, rehabilitate and safely release these animals, and to promote public appreciation for wildlife preservation.

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