Baby Jackrabbit Found on the Trail

Watch our baby jackrabbit getting her morning feeding! This little hare chooses an unusual position for her feedings with her head back. She’s not being restrained– this is how she likes to eat! What would you do if you came … Continued

Baby Raccoons All Grown Up!

You may remember the tiny orphaned baby raccoons (including the little one in the photo to the right) that we featured in July of this year. Click here to read their story! They’re all grown up and they returned to … Continued

What’s Happening in YOUR Yard?

Late summer means a surge in calls to WildCare’s Living with Wildlife Hotline, and three of the most common questions involve raccoons, foxes and crows. 1. Raccoons are tearing up my lawn! Why is this happening, and what can I … Continued

Fixing a Great Horned Owl’s Feathers

 The video above shows the whole procedure speeded up significantly. Scroll down for a slower version   Badly damaged flight feathers are a death sentence for bird like this Great Horned Owl. If he couldn’t fly or hunt, this … Continued

Don’t Give Me That Line!

The Dangers of Fishing Line to Wildlife Among the most heartbreaking wildlife cases we see in WildCare’s Wildlife Hospital are those that could easily have been prevented. Prime examples of such preventable suffering are those patients that have become tangled … Continued

Great Blue Heron Tangled in Fishing Line

Fishing line and hooks would have killed this Great Blue Heron Every day, WildCare’s Wildlife Hospital sees the dangers of improperly disposed-of fishing line and tackle. Located as we are in Marin County, many of our patients are denizens of … Continued

Orphaned Baby Raccoons at WildCare

Watch these orphaned baby raccoons grow up at WildCare! These stunning photos and videos and the commentary on their care and development were all shared by their foster care provider, volunteer Raccoon Foster Care Specialist, Shelly Ross. Newborn (1 or … Continued

Fluffy-headed Baby Songbirds at WildCare

It’s July and WildCare’s Birdroom is full of baby songbirds like these Black Phoebes (above) who fell from their nest and needed immediate care. You can help! These young birds are fed every 30 minutes from dawn until dusk. That’s … Continued

Funny Blue-eyed Baby Crows

How do you teach a baby crow to feed himself? One of the most important jobs we have at WildCare is to teach the orphaned wild babies that are in our care the skills they’ll need to survive in the … Continued

Baby Squirrel with a Broken Leg

This young Western Gray Squirrel fell from his nest and then was caught by a dog. He arrived at the Wildlife Hospital with a severely broken leg. In the photo below, the young squirrel’s leg is immobilized in a plastic … Continued