Need more information? Follow the links below to additional resources.

Remember, if you need immediate help, please contact the DFW Coalition hotline at 1-972-234-9453. They are a local non profit organization whose volunteers will answer your questions. They will refer you to a wildlife rehabilitator if the animal you have is in need of care.

I Found a Baby Wild Animal. Does it Need Help?

Aside from obvious injury or distress, it can be difficult to determine if found animals really need the help of a rehabilitator. These links can help you decide.

DFW Wildlife Coalition - I Found a Baby Bird. Now What? 

DFW Wildlife Coalition - I Found a Baby Mammal. Now What? (PDF)

The Humane Society of the United States - Found an Orphaned or Injured Baby Wild Animal?

Wildlife Conflict

The Humane Society of the United States - General information on species and how to solve common problems.

 

A Wildlife Pro - Humane home evictions of wildlife

 

911 Wildlife - Humane home evictions of wildlife

Other Resources

Roger's Wildlife - Local rehabilitation center for birds only. It is located south of Dallas.

 

Bat World - Information about bats.

 

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association - The National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association web site.

 

Texas Parks & Wildlife - The official Texas site with information and regulations regarding native wildlife. List of wildlife rehabilitators.

 

International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council - The official IWRC website.

 

The Humane Society of North Texas - The official HSNT website.

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