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Jump, Wiggle and Move With Wildlife At Lindsay!

Feb. 15th, 2021 | , ,

Come to Lindsay and get your little ones moving with wildlife. Join us every Monday and Friday morning on our outdoor campus for some movement-based learning in our “Minis at Lindsay: Wildlife Wiggles” program. Meet some of our animal ambassadors while learning all about wildlife through body-based movement in this bright, cheery and fun 30-minute […]

Important News About Lindsay Wildlife Experience

Feb. 12th, 2021 | , ,

On March 13, 2020, Lindsay Wildlife Experience made the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily close its doors to the public in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Like so many other nonprofit cultural and educational institutions across the Bay Area, we took this extraordinary step to help protect the public from an emerging health threat, […]

Help Curb the Spread of Salmonellosis in Songbirds

Jan. 27th, 2021 | , ,

Due to a dramatic increase of gravely ill Pine Siskin patients in our wildlife rehabilitation hospital, Lindsay Wildlife Experience is advising Contra Costa County residents to take down their bird feeders, including hummingbird feeders, until at least April 1 to help curb the potential spread of a deadly disease. See Frequently Asked Questions here.  If […]

Join us for “Lindsay at Home: Wildlife 411” on Jan. 23

Jan. 8th, 2021 |

Explore the fascinating, sun-drenched world of the chuckwalla! Join us online at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 via Zoom for “Lindsay at Home: Wildlife 411” and learn all about these amazing reptiles. Our education specialist will introduce you to one of our Common Chuckwalla animal ambassadors and share inside knowledge about the incredible adaptions these […]

Connect with Wildlife at Home in our Virtual Programs!

Jan. 6th, 2021 | , ,

We are thrilled to introduce “Lindsay at Home,” a series of family-friendly virtual programs designed to bring you closer to wildlife. These special online events will take you outdoors with our animal ambassadors and their keepers. You’ll spend time behind the scenes in our wildlife hospital with our veterinary team and patients, and you’ll hang […]

No Hospital Patient Intakes Dec. 24-26 and New Year’s Day

Dec. 17th, 2020 | ,

The Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital will not be accepting patient intakes on Thursday, Dec. 24 through Saturday, Dec. 26. The hospital hotline will be monitored on Dec. 24 and Dec. 26 and calls returned, but will be offline on Christmas Day, Friday, Dec. 25. Patient intakes and normal hotline operations will resume on Sunday, Dec. […]

Join Us on Dec. 12 for a Virtual Slothmas!

Nov. 22nd, 2020 | , ,

Have yourself a merry little Slothmas! Our annual family-friendly holiday event celebrating these marvelous mammals is online this year! Join us at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12 via Zoom for “A Virtual Slothmas!” Our partners, Classroom Safari, will answer your questions about these native rainforest-dwellers and explain what you can do to protect their habitats. […]

Love for Lindsay Virtual Fundraising Auction

Oct. 18th, 2020 | , , ,

Saturday, December 5 at 7 p.m. Get tickets to our first virtual fundraising auction. Buy tickets here! Save the date for an evening of supporting wildlife. Raise funds for our animal ambassadors and hospital patients while bidding on exciting travel packages, fine wine and amazing art. You’ll also get a behind-the-scenes look at how we […]

Changes at Contra Costa Animal Services

Oct. 8th, 2020 | ,

Contra Costa Animal Services has worked with the community for many years to respond to public calls about wildlife. Many of those calls result in wildlife patients being brought to our hospital for treatment and care, like the juvenile raccoon that Animal Services transported to our hospital on Oct. 1. Completely wrapped in what appeared […]