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. 

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North Carolina – bat found in shed

A bat was found grounded in a shed in Gastonia, NC. We provided guidance on how to safely contain the bat and located a bat-trained rescuer in the finder’s area. […]

Ohio – bat found grounded

After coming across a helpless grounded bat in Dayton, OH, the bat's finder gave us a call hoping to find some help for the little guy. We provided guidance on […]

Texas- evening bat grounded

A young evening bat was found grounded outside of a pizza shop near Possum Kingdom Lake in Texas. The owner of the store, having been a follower of ours, knew […]