Our Mission is to conserve and protect native wildlife and its natural habitat through education and rehabilitation.

Our caseload has almost doubled.

We need to build a hospital and flight pen to help eagles and other wildlife recover. 

  • Help Build A Hospital! 30%


Buy 1 square foot of our new 1250 sq. foot wildlife hospital for $100 for yourself or as a gift to someone else – Become a member of our “1250 Club”.  All Donors’ names will be posted on our website unless you choose to be anonymous. (After making your donation on Canada Helps you will be asked if you wish to remain anonymous.)


• Jen Swanston in honour of Barbara Swanston • Anonymous • Jo-anne Pelletier in memory of her Father, Ralph “Speed” Durnin • Barbara Borgnino • Barbara Borgnino on behalf of Chloe Zambon, Kai Borgnino, Taj Borgnino & Zack Borgnino • Arwen & Perino Zambon on behalf of baby boy Zambon • Kathleen Joan Atkinson •


• Joan Verhey in memory of Maj Birch • Sue Hamilton • Rider, Christa, Wilder & Vienna Petch • Carol Milo • Melanie Owen-Jones on behalf of Scotiabank Comox BC • Julie Hunt on behalf of Kennedy Elizabeth McLean • Judy Goldschmidt in honour of Marcia Goldschmidt Kratz •
  • All donations, in any amount, are welcome.
  • Help us feed and care for injured and sick wildlife.  Make a one-time donation or sign up for a monthly contribution.
  • Give eagles, owls, swans and other large birds a place to build up strength and recover.
  • If you have materials like lumber or time to give, please contact our office at 250-337-2021

MARS Wildlife Rescue Fundraiser

DRIVE 4 UR COMMUNITY Westview Ford   Date: Saturday, June 25, 2016 Time: 10 a.m—3 p.m. Location: Westview Ford, 4901 Island Hwy North, Courtenay   For every person who takes a test drive Ford will donate $20 to MARS Our Ambassador Birds will be on hand to... read more

Latest News

Thank you to all the people who came out today to support our Drive 4 UR Community fundraiser at Westview Ford. For each of your test drives, Ford donates $20 to our centre. Thanks to everyone who provided baking for the bake table and to all the MARS volunteers and... read more

1250 Club Members

We at MARS are grateful to all of you who have joined the 1250 Club. Your donations will help tremendously toward our goal of building a new Wildlife hospital. We still have a long way to go to raise enough funds to build a new wildlife hospital.  The 1250 Club will... read more

Keep bird feeders clean

During spring many small migratory songbirds are returning home from the south. Pine Siskins, Redpolls and Grosbeaks are commonly found in large flocks this time of year. This increased density of birds can lead to the spread of serious and even fatal diseases such as... read more
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