Wildlife

Red Deer: This sanctuary is for the birds

Alberta’s oldest migratory bird sanctuary is within Red Deer city limits

 

Orphaned albino elephant recovers from poacher’s snare

HOEDSPRUIT, South Africa — Khanysia did not see the trap set by…

Possible Red Deer cougar sighting creating a stir

Many have posted their own cougar stories online since Advocate story ran last Friday

November is peak time for wildlife collisions on roadways

More motorists will be on the road when animals are most active

Coyote encounter alarms Red Deer dog walker

Pet owners are cautioned that this region is ‘thick’ with the wild canines

Copper the raccoon has new home at Discovery Wildlife Park

“He would not be able to survive in the wild.”

Declining numbers of some central Alberta birds point to preventable causes

The 2019 Spring Species Count will be held May 25 and 26

Bear cub, rescued near mother’s body, dies unexpectedly in wildlife refuge

TOFINO, B.C. — A British Columbia wildlife refuge says staff are upset…

‘God help me, I’m going to die,’ hunter recalls as bison grinds him into ground

WHITEHORSE — A hunter has a harrowing tale of survival after nearly…

‘Too late in the game:’ Concerns hurt bear near Calgary can’t weather winter

COCHRANE — A wildlife biologist says a young injured black bear that…

Medicine River Wildlife Centre has big winter planned

A new hospital and playground will give wildlife centre a whole new look

Lucky loon sought rescue from Alberta campers

Lucky loon sought rescue from Alberta campers NORDEGG, Alta. — This is…

Canada geese run down near Innisfail

About two dozen Canada geese hit by car last Wednesday on gravel road near Innisfail’s Cook Lake

  • Jul 26, 2017

Fisherman dies after freeing entangled whale

CAMPOBELLO ISLAND, N.B. — A lobster fisherman with a passion for freeing…

Cougar shot by police

A cougar that wandered into downtown Rocky Mountain House was shot as a safety precaution