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Interactive Animal Workshops

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Bunny-Palooza

You'll get one 45-minute session of pure bunny love! You will learn all about how to care for domestic bunnies in addition to learning about wild rabbit rehabilitation. Program is for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to engage with our bunnies hands-on.

$50 (open to all ages) Additional participant: $12.50 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Caring for Reptiles

Learn all about how to care for our resident turtles and snakes in this workshop. You'll learn about the conservation of our reptilian native species, the basics of handling reptiles, feeding, and tank maintenance. Program is 45 minutes for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$50 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $12.50 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Groundhog Day

Here at Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue everyday is Groundhog Day! You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling our resident groundhog, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment.

Program is 45 for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$50 (open to all ages)

Additional participants: $12.50 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Super Awesome Opossums

Opossums are an incredibly unique species in Ontario, and you can learn all about them in this workshop. You'll learn the basics of caring for and handling opossums, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$75 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $15.00 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Sweet Skunks

Skunks have an unfairly bad reputation, but you’ll learn how sweet this species can be in this hands-on program. You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling skunks, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$75 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $15.00 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Porcupine Family Fun

Have some fun with our resident porcupine family, and learn what makes our spiky friends so great. You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling porcupines, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$75 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $15.00 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Dingos , in Ontario?

Dingos are native to Australia, but we have two dingos that call Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue their home. Play and cuddle with our resident dingos, Mario & Luigi, in this hands-on experience. You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling dingos, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$75 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $15.00 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Fun with Foxes

Do you ever wonder what the fox says? Learn that and more in this hands-on experience with our resident silver fox family. You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling foxes, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$100 (open to ages 5 & Up)

Additional participant: $18.75 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Wild for Bobcats

Bobcats are majestic and beautiful wildcats that are rarely seen in the wild by humans, which makes this a very special experience. You’ll learn the basics of caring for and handling bobcats, fun facts about the species, and how to provide enrichment. Program is 1 hour for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$100 (must be 13+ to participate)

Additional participant: $18.75 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

 

WILDlife Experience

Your 1hr  journey through our facility is lead by an experienced Wildlife Educator.

It is 100% fun and 100% interactive.

You will learn first hand about Durham Region’s only wildlife rehabilitation and education centre. Questions of how the rehabilitation process works, what happens to animals that can’t be released and most importantly learn the story of how our permanent residents came to join our Animal Ambassador Team. Your WILD Tour will bring you up close and personal with all of our Animal Ambassadors, including bob cats, foxes, ground hogs, porcupines and even a skunk.

Don’t forget your camera.

$100 (open to all ages - Note: Children under 5 can not participate with the bobcat experience)

Additional participant: $25 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Wildlife Enrichment

Wildlife enrichment is important for all species, as it enhances their quality of life and helps them develop important skills for survival. In this workshop you’ll acquire in-depth knowledge on how to create wildlife enrichment for the species of your choice. Program is 3 hours for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$225 (open to all ages - Note: power tools will be used in the creation of enrichment items)

Additional participant: $25 (max 2 additional participants can register)

 

Wildlife Caretaker for a Day

Taking care of wildlife is a labour of love, and it is important for the conservation of the species that call Ontario their home. Learn all about the basics of how we care for our animal ambassadors, including food preparation, enclosure maintenance, and enrichment.

Program is 3 hours for up to 4 people, with at least one adult, to work with our wildlife care team.

$225 (open to all ages)

Additional participant: $25 (max 2 additional participants can register)