Wildlife Encounters of Gretna is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that is dedicated to educating the public about our natural world while offering a home for animals in need.
Wildlife Encounter’s award winning educational programs have been seen and heard by over 1 million students nationwide. Our programs are based on the core value of connecting the next generation to our natural world. Connecting students with wildlife conservation and environmental education fosters compassion for all animals and responsible use of our natural resources resulting in responsible citizens of our planet.
Through the use of our wildlife educator training program, working with top industry professionals, and deep compassion for wildlife we continually rank as one of the highest quality wildlife educational programs throughout the United States.
Wildlife Encounters is state and federally licensed, fully insured, and inspected by the USDA.