What about animals and COVID-19?

The CDC announced from recent studies on COVID-19 that a portion of individuals with coronavirus lack symptoms or who are pre-symptomatic can transmit the virus to others. This means that the virus can spread between people interacting in close proximity—for example, speaking, coughing, or sneezing—even if those people are not exhibiting symptoms, according to the[…]

Egyptian Fruit Bats

Happy Halloween from our batty friends!

The bats and everyone at Forest Animal Rescue wish you a safe and happy Halloween! Five fun facts about bats: Some bat species eat an incredible number of insects including mosquitoes. They can eat as many as 1,200 insects in an hour! Other bats, like the ones at our sanctuary, are critical pollinators of seeds and[…]

It’s Bat Week!

Often misunderstood and even feared, bats are amazing animals that benefit the environment in surprising ways.   Please watch a short but fun video about bats to learn more [youtube]https://youtu.be/xCyiWaCiA8s[/youtube]