We have been busy this summer readying our new space! We first announced our new clinic area in this blog post. We are excited to share with you some photos of the space in progress and near completion! Many thanks to all the volunteers and donors who made this happen!
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Remember just last week when we shared the great news about our new incubator? Well today we have even more great news – the new incubator has already arrived at the RARE clinic! Here is our very happy veterinary technician and field team member Michele, who championed the campaign, with our new Baby Warm incubator. […]
We have some very exciting news to share: the RARE Group has received funding to add an incubator to our new clinic facility! Thanks to a campaign through the non-profit Baby Warm, an organization that does just one thing — helps raise funds to buy high quality incubators for wildlife rehabbers like us — we were able to […]
Join The RARE Group at the 6th Annual Pelican Festival on Sunday, September 11 at the Hawkeye Wildlife Area near Swisher. Exhibitors include the Iowa Ornithologist’s Union, Eastern Iowa Beekeeper’s Association, Iowa and Cedar County Conservation, and of course, The RARE Group. For more information, check out the Pelican Festival event page on Facebook and […]
This past Saturday, July 16, RARE volunteers presented an educational program at Seize the Carp!, an outdoor festival hosted by Take A Kid Outdoors (TAKO). The event, held at Iowa City’s Lower City Park, was geared toward promoting fun and healthy outdoor activities for kids and adults alike. To everyone’s delight, RARE volunteer Joan and her assistant Emily […]
First of all, we want to express our gratitude to the Hy-Vee Wine and Spirits Department on 1st Ave. in Iowa City for allowing us to be part of their wine- and beer-tasting event last Friday. Many local friends and supporters came out for that, and we received $260 in donations. In addition, Hy-Vee donated […]