Coyote That Bit Boy In Lincoln Park Won't Be Euthanized, Or Released Into The Wild"We will, instead, be placing the coyote, now named Mercy, in a permanent educational setting with specifics yet to be determined," Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation said.
Wildlife Group Rescues 4 Squirrels With Knotted TailsFlint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation spent hours Thursday night untangling the knotted tails of four baby squirrels.
Wildlife Rescue Group Seeking "Good Samaritan" Law In IllinoisFlint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation Center executive director Dawn Keller said, under current Illinois law, even if you just picked up an injured or sick wild animal and took it to a center like Flint Creek, you could face arrest.
One Deer Caught On Gold Coast Dies, Other ReleasedAnimal Care and Control was called and tranquilized both animals. One of the deer had a badly injured leg, and "did not survive the stress of this ordeal."
Orphaned Bald Eaglets Released To The WildThe two bald eaglets rescued and raised in captivity after a springtime storm tore down their nest in Kane County are now creatures of the wild.
Eaglets Rescued In Kane County Ready To Go Into WildTwo bald eaglets that tumbled down with their storm-damaged nest in Kane County this spring are now juveniles and ready for the real world.
Rehab Center Prepares Orphaned Bald Eaglets For Return To The WildInstead of throwing a bon voyage party for two orphaned American eaglets, rehabbers are making them work for their supper so they will be ready to return to the wild.
Neglected Eaglets Making Good ProgressTwo bald eaglets hatched on the Kane County property of Mooseheart and then taken into the care of a wildlife rehabilitation center two weeks ago are doing well and gaining weight.
Kane County Eaglets Will Have To Be Hand-RaisedA pair of 6-week-old bald eagles in Kane County could be getting physical exams today, unless people on the ground get proof that the parents have gone to the rebuilt nest.
Eaglets Get Their New HomeTwo six-week-old bald eaglets that were tossed out of their nest by storms in Kane County over the weekend are back in a newly reconstructed nest.