To report orphaned, ill or injured wildlife: (250) 337-2021 Comox Valley, Canada

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The month of “MARS” wildlife paintings by Lisa Joan

On March 31st from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Lisa will be displaying her artwork at the Driftwood Mall. All pieces are for sale and are part of a month long project to paint wildlife with half of the proceeds being donated to MARS. Come and have a look at this...

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MARS Wildlife Festival well attended

Thank you to everyone who came out for our first Wildlife Festival. There were several hundred attendees and everyone seemed to have a good time. The presentations and the displays were both interesting and educational. Tundra the wolf was a huge hit as always. A...

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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 Wildlife festival on March 17!

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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 animal cages and of course be within our budget. After an extensive search we found a...

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A Lovely Review From a MARS Volunteer

I was fortunate to join a group of Rotarians to build a new shelter for one of the Owls. Rotary donated the Wood for the project and we spent 4 days building the shelter. I was impressed on my tour as to how many volunteers were donating time...

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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 thank for all the positives along with generous donors from all over the country and...

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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 16th. The draw was held at the Comox Centre Mall and the lucky winner was Ken Osmond of Comox. Congratulations...

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