Rescue Log

In addition to the 400 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. 

All Day

Texas – bat trapped in bucket

A free-tail bat was found trapped in a bucket in a kitchen that had not been occupied for several days in Mineral Wells, TX. Sadly, the bat, an older female […]

Caribbean Islands – baby bat found grounded

An orphaned free-tails pup was found by an animal rescuer on the Caribbean Island. We provided guidance as well as book chapters on caring for orphaned insectivorous bats, housing, nutrition […]