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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Minnesota – bat found in the cold

A bat was found in very cold weather in a homeowner's backyard in Blackberry, MN. We provided guidance on how to safely contain the bat and located a bat-trained rescuer […]

Namibia – baby bat found on floor

A baby bat was found on the floor of a homeowner in Namibia. The colony was close by and the baby was calling for mom. The finder knew where the […]