Hunters are encouraged to save their deer hearts for the Raptor Education Group in Antigo.
REGI uses the hearts to provide nutrition for the eagles, hawks, owls and falcons that are rescued and rehabilitated there.
Deer hearts can be dropped off at several business collection sites throughout the area. For more information call 715-623-4015.
2012 Collection Sites
Ken's Hwy 45 Meat Market
Prime Choice Meat Market 1144 Highway 45 South, Eagle River
Northwoods Veterinary Clinic 9920 State Hwy 22 E, Gillett, 54124
The Tackle Box 4267 Hwy B Land O' Lakes, WI 54540
Faye Rogers W8797 Hwy 70
Cenex Truck Stop Intersection Hwy 73 & 80
Ministry Rehab 2003 Winnebago St.
Pritzl's 251 Hwy 13
People's Meat Market 6811 Burr Oak Rd, Stevens Point, WI 54481
Rusty's Backwater Saloon 1715 W River Dr., Stevens Point, WI 54481
Renee's Red Rooster 2339 County Road PS, Stevens Point, WI 54481
Gary's Quality Foods N5977 US Highway 41, Wallace, MI 49893
Zillman's Meat Market 1910 6th St., Wausau, WI 54403
Wausau Wild Birds Unlimited 4121 Rib Mountain Dr., Wausau, WI 54401
Country Fresh Meats 9902 Weston Ave., Weston, WI 54476
Timberline Archery 8131 Hwy 13 S.
Jo Jo's 6580 Cameron Ave
Winch Oil 6564 Cameron Ave