To report orphaned, ill or injured wildlife: (250) 337-2021 Comox Valley, Canada
A Message from MARS Manager

A Message from MARS Manager

ANNOUNCEMENT: As you all know, we at MARS have had a very challenging spring with the influx of many raccoons, kits & fawns. These babies have many...
MARS News Release

MARS News Release

Giving Is Rewarding The act of giving can be tremendously rewarding and June is the month of the Great Canadian Giving Challenge where every dollar donated...
MARS Kids Contest

MARS Kids Contest

HOW TO WIN: Please write and tell us why you think helping wildlife in trouble is a good idea and you could win one of three waterproof backpacks specially...
MARS Visitors Centre

MARS Visitors Centre

This happy group of volunteers will be designing the visitor’s centre displays. For a sneak preview, and an opportunity to provide feedback, join us at the...
MARS New (to us) Rescue Vehicle

MARS New (to us) Rescue Vehicle

Recently, MARS started looking for a used vehicle for wildlife rescues. It had to meet certain requirements such as 4WD or AWD, ability to accommodate large...
The Wonderful World of Birds

The Wonderful World of Birds

We are so privileged to be able to enjoy nature and observe every balanced aspect of it as this video from the Cornell Lab of Orinthology indicates. ←...
FROM ALL OF US AT MARS

FROM ALL OF US AT MARS

Here we are on the last day of 2017. There have been many ups and downs…mostly ups at MARS over the past 12 months. We have this wonderful community to...
MARS 50/50 Raffle Draw Winner

MARS 50/50 Raffle Draw Winner

In May of this year, we started an ongoing 50/50 raffle campaign. We sold tickets at every venue we could think of right up until the draw date of December...