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There’s never a dull moment at BC SPCA Wild ARC. Here’s where you’ll find featured stories of our current wild patients, find out about upcoming events and learn more about your wild neighbours.

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Eastern Grey Squirrel curled up in cupped handAppeal board rules in favour of BC SPCA Wild ARC
A ground-breaking decision by BC’s Environmental Appeal Board means a victory for the BC SPCA while calling into question government’s decision-making practices for wildlife policies. Wild ARC decisively won the administrative appeal, confirming the facility should continue to provide compassionate and biologically-responsible care to all of its patients.

Caw-fully close! Understanding crow nesting seasonNorthwestern crow fledgling blue eyes
Crow nesting season can bring out the protective side of these urban birds – learn exactly why they are upset and how to keep the babies safe while minimizing potential conflicts.
Barn Swallows in a treeFive ways to become a swallow steward this season
Populations are in decline for many species of aerial insectivores like swallows – learn what you can do in your region to help support these threatened birds.

Canada Goose goslingHelp keep ducklings and goslings safe this spring
This is the time of year when many wild families increase their numbers, hatching or giving birth to a new generation. Learn how to help these new families stay safe and healthy this season.

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