Van Doninck Scholarship Open for Applications

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       [Eugene, Oregon] — Dr. Helene Marie Van Doninck, is remembered by friends and colleagues as a dedicated, passionate and determined veterinarian, and also as a positive and effective force on behalf of wildlife. She co-founded the Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (CWRC) outside Truro Nova Scotia… Read more

IWRC + NWRA Statement on Wildlife Rehabilitation During COVID-19

June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020         JOINT STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       [Eugene, Oregon] — The National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) and The International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC) find that taxa-specific protocols, based on scientific evidence and region-specific risk assessments, should serve as the basis for an informed approach to managing the… Read more

A New Generation of IWRC Online Classes Coming Soon

May 19, 2020

Online learning is increasingly viewed as a valuable platform that offers tools not available in a traditional classroom setting. The IWRC strives to make our courses as accessible as possible, while constantly improving their quality. Throughout the remainder of 2020, we will be releasing new and revamped online courses that… Read more

IWRC and NWRA Oppose Changes to Migratory Bird Treaty Act

March 6, 2020

March 6, 2020         JOINT STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       [Eugene, Oregon] — The National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) and the International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC) are writing to comment on the scope of Opinion M-37050 (M opinion) proposed by the DOI US Fish and Wildlife Service (the Service). The… Read more

IWRC works to support to wildlife carers affected by Australian bushfires

January 14, 2020

January 14, 2020         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE         [Eugene, Oregon] — As animal lovers across the world collect veterinary supplies to send animal rescue organisations in Australia, the IWRC is working with Gather Voices and the National Wildlife Rehabilitation Council to collect messages of support for those working to rescue… Read more

Wildlife Rehabilitation Organizations Come Together for Week of CE

September 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 7th, 2017 (Anaheim, CA)— Since 1982 the National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) has been dedicated to improving and promoting the profession of wildlife rehabilitation and its contributions to preserving natural ecosystems. The International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC) established its Basic Wildlife Rehabilitation class in 1984 to… Read more