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University of Guelph

Site: Department of Animal Biosciences

Service: Wild Ontario

Contact Information
Former Name Wild Bird Clinic ; Wildlife Education & Environmental Programs
E-Mail info@wildontario.ca
Website www.wildontario.ca/
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Primary Contact Jenn Bock, Program Director; Email: jbock@wildontario.ca
Alternate Contact Kyle Horner, Education Coordinator; Email: education@wildontario.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Email: volunteer@wildontario.ca
Description (Site) Located in the Animal Science & Nutrition Building
Site Location Guelph-University of Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
50 Stone Rd E
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
 
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Intersection Gordon St and Stone Rd E
Mailing Address c/o Department of Animal Biosciences
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Expansion and redirection of the Ontario Veterinary College Wild Bird Clinic's outreach programs at the University of Guelph. The education team consists of non-releasable birds of prey whose stories give a real-life perspective on scientific, ecological, and ethical issues arising from human impact on wildlife.  
 
Education programs available for booking Ontario-wide at: 
* schools 
* Scouts and Guides 
* parks and conservation 
* festivals and events 
* camps 
* community groups 
* birthday parties 
* Guelph Arboretum 
 
Volunteers may help with public education, animal care and husbandry, cleaning and facility maintenance, and administrative and fundraising tasks.
Hours Office and program hours vary, e-mail for information
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility E-mail Education Coordinator for booking requirements. 
Parental consent is required for any volunteer younger than 18 years
Application E-mail Education Coordinator to book a program. Visit website or Facebook page for information.
Languages English
Fees Program
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations
Subjects
Service Categories Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Animal/Pet Issues ; Wildlife Conservation