Holiday Hours


The California Raptor Center will be closed on Monday 7/4 for Independence Day (a university holiday)
Injured birds can be brought to the Small Animal Clinic at the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
Also refer to this list of local wildlife centers that may be able to assist you

Mikey is a red-shouldered hawk

Contact

Wildlife Emergency?

If you have found a raptor, please read this page and contact the California Raptor Center Rehabilitation Office at (530) 752-6091.

If you have found a non-raptorial bird or other wild animal, please see this list of local wildlife centers that may be able to assist you.

California Raptor Center

  • Rehabilitation Office: (530) 752-6091
    (General information, found a raptor, raptor emergencies, volunteer inquires)
  • Education Office: (530) 752-9994
    (Booking education programs, questions about the education programs, information about tours and visiting the center - please contact the rehabilitation office if you have a raptor emergency)
  • UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital: (530) 752-1393
Due to limited on-site staffing, we may be unable to answer the phone or immediately return your call. Please leave a message, and we will return your call as soon as possible.

Additional Contacts

Local Wildlife Centers

State and Federal Wildlife Resources

  • CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife: (916) 445-0411
    • CDFW Region 2: (916) 358-2900
      Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento*, San Joaquin*, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo* and Yuba counties (*counties with an asterisk are split between regions)
    • CDFW Region 3: (707) 428-2002
      Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Sacramento*, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Francisco, San Joaquin*, Solano, Sonoma, and Yolo* counties (*counties with an asterisk are split between regions)
    • To report dead wildlife to CDFW, click this link or call (916) 358-2790
  • Yolo County Animal Services: (530) 668-5287
  • Reporting dead birds (West Nile Virus) (California Department of Public Health): (877) 968-2473 (24 hr)
  • Poison Control Center: (800) 876-4766