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Evening Release Celebration

This Thursday, Ohio Wildlife Center held an event called the Evening Release Celebration as a fundraiser and community outreach program. We released a barred owl and two little Virginia Opossums with the company of about 40 guests. The two opossums were … Continue reading

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Why Wildlife?

I grew up in a small town in southwestern Ohio. I lived on 6 acres of land that backed up into our local metro park filled with deer, coyotes, rabbits, birds, wildflowers and trees. My parents live on a small … Continue reading

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Beginnings

I pulled up to my first day at the Ohio Wildlife Center about 10 minutes late as I had taken at least 2 wrong turns on my way from downtown Columbus to somewhere past Dublin. I stepped over a No … Continue reading

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