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Fall in a Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

Fall in a Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

by Jennifer Howard

Spring is orphaned babies galore. More and more arrive daily. Crying hungry little beings who have lost their mothers or their mothers have been relocated leaving them behind. Making their way to us at Procyon; a wildlife rehabilitation facility. Volunteers work nonstop from morning till night feeding, cleaning cages, making formula then starting all over again, from 5 am till …

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Two Special Porcupettes

Two Special Porcupettes

by Jennifer Howard

Back in the spring, one at a time, these two tiny baby porcupettes arrived at Procyon Wildlife. The first one arrived an orphan; tiny, dehydrated and in need of help. Our animal care manager, Crystal, took it under her wing. It was touch and go for a while, however, Crystal's round-the-clock care pulled that precious baby through. Then another wee …

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This October 1st, celebrate International Raccoon Appreciation Day!

This October 1st, celebrate International Raccoon Appreciation Day by sponsoring one of our adorable orphaned raccoons!

International Raccoon Appreciation Day celebrates all animals that are misunderstood and who are known as being pests or "nuisance animals," but who are actually an important part of their ecosystem.

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.

Contact us at info@procyonwildlife.com for more details!

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Many Thanks to the Adjala-Tosorontio Farmers' Market Committee!

Procyon Wildlife would like to thank the members of the Adjala-Tosorontio Farmers' Market Committee and all the volunteers and vendors who gave us such a warm welcome at the Market Days this past season. We are grateful for the support from the committee, our fellow Market Vendors and all the members of the community who stopped by to visit us!

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Thank you Shannyn of Wonderbunnie Designs

Thank you, Shannyn of Wonderbunnie Designs, for your ongoing non-medical mask fundraising program to help Procyon Wildlife! Your generosity has saved many wildlife lives!

If you missed Shannyn Kelly of Wonderbunnie Designs at the last Adjala-Tosorontio Farmers Market, for the season, why not check out her non-medical masks on the Wonderbunnie Designs website and order yours today? Lots of great fabrics from which to choose!

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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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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

Did you that we also have a Procyon Wish List on Amazon.ca? One of the items which we need are medial storage organizers to help us keep our patients' rooms organized with supplies needed. Ideally, we need two per room for a total of 14 required.

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Rabies Surveillance as of September 9, 2020

We are currently at 478 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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