Wildlife Patient Stories

Happy Father’s Day!

 WildCare supporter Eileen sent this wonderful video of coyote pups playing on her back deck. Mom, dad and the entire extended coyote family work hard to raise healthy pups...

Whoooo’s That Angry Bird?

Donate now to help us rescue baby owls like this one! Whoooo's that angry bird? This fluffy Great Horned Owlet may have grown up in a...

Opossum Mama and Family

 In the video above you can see the mother opossum foraging for food with her whole family, including the two white siblings on board! You can tell that all...

Newborn Fawns Orphaned When Their Mother Is Hit by a Car

Two tiny newborn fawns arrived at WildCare’s Wildlife Hospital from near the Nicasio Reservoir in West Marin, transported by Marin Humane officers called to the scene. A car struck and...

How to Help Fawns This Spring

Fawn left by her mother on the front porch. She is not in need of care! Photo by Marilyn Every spring WildCare admits a number of...

Surgery Saves Black-crowned Night Heron

The night heron recovers from surgery in a warm incubator. Photo by Melanie Piazza The note by WildCare's Veterinarian in the medical record of this Black-crowned...

How to Help Hummingbirds

How to Help Hummingbirds The smallest of all birds, adult hummingbirds weigh only 0.1 to 0.3 ounces (2.5 - 8 gm). Hummingbird nests and the babies they contain are vulnerable...

First Baby Squirrels of 2019

As the winter storms continue to roll in, WildCare has admitted our first tiny orphaned squirrels of 2019. Like all of the hundreds of orphaned baby animals we will admit...

Plate Glass Turkey

 This video of the turkey in her brother's room was taken by Britney Parnell as she waited for Marin Humane to arrive to transport the turkey to WildCare. [caption...

Emaciated Red-tailed Hawks at WildCare

This Red-tailed Hawk came to WildCare's Wildlife Hospital with a broken wing. She wouldn't eat on her own, but she was clearly hungry. Medical Staff discovered she would eat well...