If you want to report an injured or orphaned animal, please contact a local wildlife rehabilitation facility. To find a facility in your area, visit the California Department of Fish and Wildlife website.

The California Council for Wildlife Rehabilitators (CCWR) represents a progressive group of dedicated wildlife specialists in California. Our members include wildlife rehabilitators, rescue, rehabilitation and service organizations and regulatory agencies.

Our members offer a full range of programs and services throughout the state, including public education, wildlife rescue and rehabilitation, humane exclusion services, volunteer and employment opportunities.

2018 Symposium

Date and Location: Oct 26 – 29, 2018 near Petaluma, CA at the Earthrise Retreat Center

Learn more at https://ccwr.org/symposium

Registration is closed. Registrants will receive an email confirmation in the next few days.

Our Mission

The California Council for Wildlife Rehabilitators is dedicated to advancing wildlife rehabilitation and supporting wildlife in a changing world.

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If your facility is affected by an emergency, such as a fire or flood, please contact webmaster@ccwr.org immediately and we can put out a call for assistance to members in your region.