Welcome to Wild at Heart Wildlife Refuge Centre!

Great Horned Owl Release - Wild at Heart

Tour of Wild at Heart

As a non profit organization (registered charity: 857767206RR0001), Wild at Heart depends on the generosity of our community to continue our mission to professionally treat wildlife and educate about human-wildlife interactions. Your support helps us to treat over 900 wild animals annually by purchasing specialized formula, nutrient-rich diets, quality medical supplies, new equipment, and much more. Without you, Wild at Heart would not be here today. Thank you for your continued support!

Latest Updates

Upcoming Initiatives

2018 Wild at Heart memberships are now available! Purchase them here.

Memberships include: our quarterly newsletter filled with animal stories, education updates, and intern testimonials; invitations to community events (canoe trip pictured above) and events at our Centre; exclusive videos and photos of animals at our Centre, and release videos. Memberships make great gifts for everyone on your list this year!

Wild at Heart Wildlife Refuge Centre is now looking for interns from April – September 2018. Volunteer internships are 40-50 hours per week, for a minimum of two months at a time. Limited, free on-site accommodations are available upon request.

Learn more about the position here.

2018 Calendars – $20

Our calendars are filled with photographs of animals we cared for this past year, as well as educational write-ups about the animal in each photo, and a message from our Founder & President, Dr. Rod Jouppi. Purchase your calendar today!

You can also purchase a calendar at one of our many community partners in the Greater Sudbury area! View a full list of businesses selling our calendar here.

Thank you to our calendar sponsors, listed here.

Get Involved

We are currently caring for:

  • 1 Flying Squirrel
  • 1 Red Fox
  • 1 Raccoon
  • 1 Gray Tree Frog
  • 1 Crow
  • 1 Gull
  • 8 Pigeons
  • 1 Mallard Duck
  • 2 Snowy Owls
  • 1 Short-eared Owl
  • 1 Mourning Dove
  • 4 Pine Grosbeaks
  • 1 Boreal Owl

Donate a vehicle, RV, boat,  or motorcycle for recycling or auction through Donate A Car Canada with proceeds benefiting Wild at Heart: https://donatecar.ca/org/donate.php?charitypage=WildAtHeartWildlifeRefuge