Ribs n’ Raptors 2018 only 5 days away!

We have many great items for our silent auction! One of the gift baskets is a Vera Bradley owl bag and lovely blanket. Join us for live and silent auctions to help raise funds for our much needed x-ray machine! Don’t forget we are trying to go way above and beyond the $11,000 matching challenge! Get all your friends and family to join us. And if you can’t come, please donate through our website and note it for rehabilitation.

Thank You

We want to acknowledge and thank the following businesses, organizations and individuals who have contributed to our                          2018 Ribs N’ Raptors fundraising goals to date.

Ambrosia, Angelika Film Center Plano, Bath and Body Works, Bonnie Ruth’s Bistro, Ellerbe, Ed, Eden Hill Vineyard, Fair & Square            Graham, Shaun, Half Shells Seafood & Oyster Bar, Heard Natural Science Museum Heritage Ranch, Hobby Lobby, Hyatt Hotel, Kendra Scott, La Madeleine French Bakery, Market Street, Mom Pop Corn,  Original Pancake House, Paint My Pottery, Park Place Lexus Plano, Payne, Kristan, Phoenix Salon,  Plunkett, Logan, Red Door Salon & Spa, Schneider, Anna,  Schuchart, Melanie                                                     Seasons 52 Fresh Grill, Tuesday Morning, Trader Joe’s,  Vera Bradley, Wishful Thinking





Ribs n’ Raptors – Raising funds for an X-ray machine!

Save the Date!  Our annual Ribs n’ Raptors fundraiser will be held November 10th, 2018. It’s never too early to put it on your calendar. This year we received a matching contribution up to $11,000! Our goal this year is to raise $70,000 to purchase a digital x-ray machine for our patients. If you would be interested in sponsoring some or all of our event, setting up a matching donation or otherwise help spread the word, please email Erich Neupert at info@bpraptorcenter.org. Thanks and we look forward to seeing everyone. Click here to purchase tickets. $75 each or 4 for $250.  https://bpraptorcenter.org/ribsnraptor/


Latest News
BPRC in the News

  March 2018. BPRC recently flew the Snowy Owl to Minnesota to be released where he belongs. After spending two months at BPRC recovering from a wing injury and  emaciation, he hopped a Southwest Airline flight with our Rehabilitation Manager, Liz Dunn. He was transferred to the Minnesota Raptor Center... Click to see all the news

Next 1st Sat. Event
First Saturday December 1 – Treats for Tweets!

Raptors are cool! Come meet them up-close. 1st Saturdays are the only time we are open to the public. Click for details

Many upcoming community events

Come join us at one of our presentations with our raptors to see live birds and learn about raptors. We have numerous presentations through out the summer at various libraries. Check out them out on our events page. Click to see all events

Injured/orphaned Raptor?

FOUND AN INJURED RAPTOR? Call us at 972-442-7607. What to do if you find a baby raptor. Find resources for helping raptors and locating raptor rehabilitation . Click for details

Have a Raptor Program

There's no better way to learn about the birds of prey in North Texas than to meet them in person! Blackland Prairie Raptor center travels across North Texas to present at schools, all schools, home school groups, youth organizations, libraries, scouts and much more. Click for details

You and Blackland Prairie Raptor Center

Help us to continue our mission to care for raptors and educate the public. Volunteer to work with the birds, donate funds, help the raptors with re-cycled household items, or purchase T-shirts. Click for details