On an average year Reptile Wonders – The Nature Center on the Go receives over 25 different wounded animals at their facility. They also receive numerous calls requesting guidance and further contact numbers from the pubic and Law Enforcement agencies for wildlife rehabitators for those animals, which Reptile Wonders does not have the facilities or expertise to care for the animals (ie. eagles, herons and small mammals). The animals arrive with injuries spanning from encounters with cars, to general bacterial infections of the ear.
Each animal has a basic check-up, diagnosed for any problems, and treated for their injuries. After treatment, the rehabilitation process begins. Reptile Wonders employs numerous habitat set-ups from indoor ponds ranging from 45 gallons to 500 gallons, to outdoor enclosures mimicking the natural environment.
animal's progress is documented, and is released as soon as they are fit
enough to survive the wilds of the environment. Some of the animals we have
seen are the following:
In addition, we provide assistance for some of the other local
wildlife rehabilitation centers by transporting and releasing