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 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2020

Desert Tortoises

Much-needed rain brings out desert wildlife in Arizona. Animals may wander in search of mates, moisture and, if necessary, to escape flooding. Desert tortoises are one of several amazing species that... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    November 1, 2019

Tortoises

For some, a dog or cat will do just fine. But for others who are considering adopting something uniquely Arizonan, say hello to your next family member: a captive Sonoran desert tortoise. How To... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2019

Tortoise Battles Moving Car

In a battle against a moving vehicle, a Sonoran desert tortoise is most certain to lose every time. While "Charlie," a 20-plus-year-old tortoise, escaped with its life in this instance - albeit with... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2019

Moving Car Can't Stop Recovered Tortoise

A moving Car couldn't stop Charlie a recovered tortoise seeking an adoptive home. PHOENIX — In a battle against a moving vehicle, a Sonoran desert tortoise is most certain to lose every time. While... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    October 1, 2018

Three-Legged Desert Tortoise Finds Home

Eighty others are waiting to be adopted. After being hit by a car near Wickenburg, causing irreparable damage to a hind leg that needed to be amputated, one could say he's earned it. No longer able to... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 1, 2018

Desert Tortoise

Approximately 50 desert tortoises will soon awaken from their winter slumber and the Arizona Game and Fish Tortoise Adoption program will once again be looking for good adoptive homes. There is no cha... Full story

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    October 1, 2017

Arizona Wildlife Views TV Show Now Available On YouTube

From highlighting the Sonoran pronghorn recovery to an in-depth look at the making of a wildlife manager, the Arizona Wildlife Views TV show covered a diverse range of wildlife and topics in the last... Full story

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

Fifty Desert Tortoises Need Forever Homes

A brutal round with a dog resulted in an amputated leg, but Tripod the three-legged desert tortoise is ready for a new home. The surgery was conducted at the Arizona Exotic Animal Hospital and since... Full story

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

AZGFD Takes Possession Of Newborn Fawn 'Kidnapped' From Wild

An approximately three-day-old deer fawn "kidnapped" from the wild near Salome will now be forced to a life in captivity. In August, the Arizona Game and Fish Department took possession of the days-ol... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2017

Text-Donation Campaign Asks Public To 'Be A Hero For Wildlife'

A three-week-old bobcat kitten snatched from the wild. An abandoned baby otter found hungry and dehydrated in an East Valley canal.And a malnourished, sickly "kidnapped" deer fawn. It's not another... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    February 1, 2016

Wildlife News From AZGFD

Updated Wildlife Rules Now In Effect. The Arizona Game and Fish Department, as part of its regular five-year review rulemaking process, has updated its Article 4 (Live Wildlife) rules. The new... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    January 1, 2016

Updated Rules Governing Live Wildlife In Arizona Now In Effect

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, as part of its regular five-year review rulemaking process, has updated its Article 4 (Live Wildlife) rules. The new provisions became effective Dec. 5. The... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    September 1, 2015

Get Your Yards Ready To Adopt A New Pet

Are you fascinated by reptiles? Do you have a yard big enough for a dog, but no time to take one for daily walks? Is someone in your family allergic to pets with fur or feathers? If so, consider... Full story

 

Saguaro National Park, Colossal Cave

This is a gorgeous time of year to visit Saguaro National Park. There are two different parts to this park: the Tucson District west of Tucson, and the Rincon District which is just southeast of... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 15, 2015

Too Many Tortoises, Not Enough Homes

Are you fascinated by reptiles? Do you have a yard big enough for a dog, but no time to take one for daily walks? Is someone in your family allergic to pets with fur or feathers? If so, consider... Full story

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    March 15, 2015

Arizona's Wildlife Can Benefit From Your Donation At Tax Time

Did you know that your state taxes do not support the conservation of Arizona's wildlife, but your donations do? Taxpayers can help the state's wildlife at tax time by "making a mark" on their state... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Holiday Gifts For Outdoor Recreationists, Wildlife Lovers

What do you buy for the person who seems to have it all? Give them a gift this holiday that not only provides enjoyment for them, but also benefits wildlife conservation in Arizona. This year,... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 15, 2014

Arizonans Can Help Wildlife At Tax Time

Did you know that your state taxes do not support the conservation of Arizona"s wildlife, but your donations do? Taxpayers can help the state's wildlife at tax time by "making a mark" on their state...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 15, 2014

New Season Of Arizona Wildlife Views To Air On Eight

Arizona Wildlife Views, the Emmy-winning outdoors and nature series produced by the Arizona Game and Fish Department, will now be seen weekly on Eight, Arizona PBS in Phoenix. Beginning March 18, new... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    August 15, 2013

Too Many Tortoises, Not Enough Homes

Are you fascinated by reptiles? Do you have a yard big enough for a dog, but no time to take one for daily walks? Is someone in your family allergic to pets with fur or feathers? If so, consider... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    August 15, 2013

Helping Desert Tortoises The Right Way During Monsoon Season

Monsoon season brings one of the southwest desert’s most iconic creatures out of their burrows and out-and-about across the state. Desert tortoises are now in their most active season and more... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 15, 2012

Native Wildlife Are Not Pets

There’s no denying the fact that some wildlife might appear to make for a nice pet, especially the youngsters one might believe can be domesticated. But, Arizona Game and Fish officials advise... Full story

 

Arizonans Can Help Wildlife At Tax Time

Did you know that your state taxes do not support the conservation of Arizona's wildlife, but your donations do? Taxpayers can help the state's wildlife at tax time by "making a mark" on their state i... Full story

 

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