Come on down to PRWC to visit some of our residents. We are open 365 days a year from 11:00 to 4:00 for visitors and from 8:00 to 5:00 for injured animal intake.

Ridin’ the Storm Out

Friday, 15 August 2014 by

  Where were you during Charley?  That is the question on everyone’s lips and minds this week in Punta Gorda, Florida.  If you have to ask, “Charley Who?” you are obviously a newcomer and while we welcome you to our lovely little corner of paradise, please step aside while us old-timers reminisce.  As you have

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Elle–Guardian of Her Galaxy

Friday, 08 August 2014 by

My faithful readers and I have been on some wild rides together over the years.  From troubleshooting computer problems (that one ended with the sage advice to consult an expert) to discussing the proper way to cook eagle (that one started with “don’t”), every week is an adventure.  Heck, every day at Peace River Wildlife

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Saving Cranes

Friday, 01 August 2014 by

People are funny.  Funny like a clown.  And who isn’t terrified of clowns now?  Stephen King did for clowns what Anne Rice did for vampires.  Except that Stephen King took a fairly innocuous childhood staple and transformed it into the stuff of nightmares while Anne Rice took a monster and made it sexy.  Writers are

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Sometimes I get feedback from one of my many faithful readers when I write a particularly educational article. This past week’s article on baby raccoons seems to have hit upon a topic near and dear to all (both!) of my fans. Instead of appreciation for the amount of time it takes a rehabber to care

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Luau with Luna

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 by

Grab your coconut bras and grass skirts and head down to Peace River Wildlife Center to the Luau for Luna. Join us this Saturday, June 21st as we celebrate the summer solstice and welcome the official start of summer during our regular visiting hours of 11a.m. to 4p.m. We will have crafts for the kids,