Use the Following Information to Successfully Help a Wild Animal in Need
Does An Animal
Are you sure this baby is orphaned?
Deceased adult nearby
Reuniting has failed
Is the Animal Sick or Distressed?
Eyes or nose discharge
Cold to the touch
Covered in bugs or eggs (white rice-like)
Is the Animal Injured?
Been in cat or dog's mouth
Hit by car
Is the Animal in Immediate Danger?
Caught in netting
Being kept as a pet
Stalked by cat
Too close to cars
Do not leave a baby if you cannot find the nest. Mom will never find them outside of her nest.
Hairless baby mammal?
While trying to reunite, play a video of the species’ crying baby sounds to attract mom’s attention.
Always try to reunite but be careful not to leave in direct sunlight or in the cold and do not leave out overnight.