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?
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
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.