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CROW Case of the Week: Gopher Tortoise (#19-0469)


The gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) is so named due to its propensity to burrow holes, typically to be used as dwellings. In fact, the underground spaces that this good Samaritan creates can provide shelter for reportedly 400 or so other animal species. more...

Virginia Opossum Room Dedicated in Memory of Ann Arnoff


Family and friends of Ann Arnoff gathered at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) on March 12 for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Ann Arnoff Virginia Opossum Room in the wildlife hospital. more...

CROW Celebrates its Volunteers


The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) celebrated “Hitting the Jackpot!” with its hardworking, dedicated volunteers on March 11, 2019 with a Las Vegas themed appreciation dinner at the Sanibel Community House. more...

CROW Case of the Week: Florida Softshell Turtle (#19-0473)


The Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox) is a freshwater turtle with a leathery shell that is as proficient on land as it is in the water. The female species can nest two to seven times in a single season and reportedly produces nearly 225 eggs every year, an output that is more than almost any other species of reptile. more...

CROW Case of the Week: American White Pelican (#19-0314)


An American white pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) is a familiar coastal bird that has broad wings, a long neck and a gigantic bill. You can view these large waterbirds floating around and feeding from the water’s surface near bridges and other areas. more...