Go Wild This Winter for Wild Care
Eastham, MA. Wednesday, March 8, 2017: Wild Care Inc, the wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center in Eastham, will once again host their mid-winter celebration A WILD WINTER NIGHT on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 5:30pm to 8:30 pm at the ELKS LODGE, 10 McKoy Road in Eastham MA 02642. Wild Care supporters and friends will enjoy delicious food from George’s Fish Market, live music and opportunity drawings, plus exciting silent and live auctions with acclaimed auctioneer John Terrio. Auction items include hotel stays, animal-themed gift baskets, restaurant certificates, local made jewelry, and even an African Safari! This festive evening is a perfect way to shake off the winter blues and support Cape Cod’s favorite wildlife rescue center. Enjoy the sounds of the Bert Jackson Quartet while you peruse auction items and enjoy great food!
Tickets are $30 per person in advance, $35 at the door, and include clam chowder, soft drinks, appetizers and dessert. Other food is available for purchase. Cash bar available. Reservations are strongly suggested and can be made online through our website, https://www.wildcarecapecod.org/wild-winter-night/ or email Jennifer Gillette at [email protected].
It’s not too late to be an event sponsor and have your name in our evening Program. Visit our website for all the awesome details, and a sneak peak at some auction items! https://www.wildcarecapecod.org/wild-winter-night/
Since our founding, Wild Care has accepted over 25,000 wild creatures, representing 275 species of native birds, mammals, and reptiles. On average Wild Care receives 800 to 1,400 wild animals per year for treatment. It is a vital part of Wild Care’s mission to help educate the public on ways they can avoid harming our animal neighbors. We work with the community to positively impact the lives of wild animals through our counseling, educational efforts, and outreach.
We are constantly striving to preserve the natural history of Cape Cod and provide quality, individualized care to each of our patients. If you encounter injured, orphaned or ill wildlife please call the Wild Care Animal helpline at 508-240-2255. For more information about Wild Care’s programs and events please visit our website:www.wildcarecapecod.org
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Blown Off-Course, Dovekies Find Helping Hands
Wild Care received six dovekies late last week. A sea-faring species, the birds were blown inland due to high northeast winds from a cold front that swept Cape Cod and much of Massachusetts Dec. 17. Two of the birds survived and were released Dec. 2READ ALL NEWS
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Wild Care has a state-of-the-art seabird therapy pool, which allows seabirds and waterfowl to exercise on running water. This will help our bird friends recover more quickly so they can get back to their watery habitats!