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Adult Birds

Recognize when an adult bird is in distress and learn how to intervene safely. Know how to act in case of window strikes, cat attacks and vehicle impacts.

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Nestlings and Fledglings

Learn when a baby bird needs your help. Read how to reunite baby birds with their families and how to provide proper, temporary care of baby birds in distress.

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Ducklings and Goslings

Find out when a duck family may need some assistance. Read how to provide proper, temporary care to orphaned ducklings and goslings.

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Bringing in a Bird For Care

Review our contact information, hours of operation and find driving directions to our facility.

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Find Another Rehabilitator

If you are not in the Ottawa area, or need assistance regarding an animal other than a bird, search for a licensed wildlife rehabber near you.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Learn how to keep the birds in your back yard safe and healthy and discover solutions to some common wild bird/human conflicts.

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