Rescue Log

In addition to the 700 permanent residents cared for daily at Bat World Sanctuary, the following bats were rescued and released back to the wild (or were provided permanent sanctuary with us if they were not releasable). Also logged are the rescues we directly assisted with nationally and internationally. Click on the entry to see any photos or videos that are available. 

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Texas – baby red bats found in garage

Two baby red bats were found inside a homeowner’s garage in Richardson, TX. It appears that the mother bat flew into the garage, had her babies, then flew away. We […]

Texas – bat found grounded at restaurant

A bat was found grounded outside a restaurant in McKinney, TX. We provided guidance on how to safely contain the bat and located a Bat World Sanctuary trained rescuer in […]