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 bat found under palm tree

A baby bat was found under a palm tree in Katy, TX. We provided guidance on how to safely contain the bat and located a Bat World Sanctuary trained rescuer […]

Georgia – red bat grounded in driveway

A red bat was found grounded in a homeowner’s driveway in Danielsville, GA. Thankfully the bat was uninjured and likely just chased from a tree by a blue jay or […]

Texas – two evening bat orphans rescued

Two evening bat pups were found grounded in Dallas, TX. They were rescued by Bat World MidCities where they will be hand-raised and released when old enough to survive.