Wildlife Center Tries to Rescue Osprey

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Corvallis wildlife center tried to save a baby osprey in a tree on Thursday for the second time, but when rescuers made their way 100 feet up – the nest was empty. A neighbor near the tree in South Corvallis saw a baby osprey trying to fly – but its foot … Continue reading »

Owl Hit by Car

CORVALLIS, Ore. — An injured owl is recovering in Corvallis after he was hit by a car last week. Deputies with the Benton County Sheriff’s Office rescued the great-horned owl off of Airport Ave. last Tuesday. They were dispatched to the area just past midnight after a caller said the owl had been hit by a … Continue reading »

Storm Damages Wildlife Refuge Cages

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A wildlife refuge is fundraising to repair two essential bird cages that collapsed during last week’s snow storm. The Chintimini Wildlife Center cares for approximately 1,000 animals every year, and has three flight cages that it uses for its rehabilitation efforts to help injured or orphaned birds prepare to go back into … Continue reading »

Wildlife Center Needs Food Donations

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Chintimini Wildlife Center in Corvallis took in a record amount of animals this year, but more animals means more mouths to feed. So far this year, the Chintimini Wildlife Center has taken in more than 700 animals, about 160 more than this time last year. “They need to be rehabilitated. They … Continue reading »