Paint an Antler at AWCC!

Every year, antlered animals shed their old antlers and grow new ones in the summer. We collect them, and now we invite you to paint one on Saturday, November 30! This event is a free-form style of painting. A variety of designs will be available for inspiration or go with your own unique style. Space…

We are hiring!

Join our team! EDUCATION: Educational Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator: Assists with supervising seasonal education interns and volunteers. Will assist in supervising other animal care while they are performing educational duties. Please read the full job description here: Educational Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator Job Description. To apply please send resume, cover letter, and 3 references to Lily@alaskawildlife.org. ANIMAL CARE:…

UPDATE: Moose Encounters are Canceled

The moose encounters are officially canceled for the remaining of the season. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. Our bull moose have started to lose their velvet and have gone into rut. When an animal goes into rut, their aggression increases. To keep our visitors and animals save, please respect our rules of…

Meet Arnold

Meet the newest member of the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center family, Arnold. Arnold is a male moose calf, he was found orphaned in Anchorage, Alaska when his mother was hit by a vehicle. He will have a permanent home at the Wildlife Center. Arnold is two months old and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He is…
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