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Vera is a Red-eyed Vireo.

Red-eyed vireos are birds of the forest, and as such, are more often heard than seen. But they are common birds in the right habitat, even in suburban parks and yards with sufficient numbers of mature trees.

Rehabilitating Vera

Vera had been injured when she collided with a window.

She spent a few weeks in our wildlife hospital where staff and volunteers cared for her and monitored her progress.

Thanks to the great care she received at the WHS Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, Vera recovered fully. She was released north of Milwaukee so she could continue her northward migration.

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Sheldon's Shelter Fund

Sheldon’s Shelter Fund was started by Sheldon and his mom as a way for lucky people and animals to share their happiness with animals who are waiting to find people of their own.  

Consider sharing your love by donating to the Sheldon Shelter Fund!