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

citrine is a barn owl

Education Ambassadors

Education Ambassadors

The permanent residents at the California Raptor Center are non-releasable raptors. Most of these birds of prey have permanent injuries or other disabilities that compromise their ability to survive in the wild. They remain in the care of the California Raptor Center as educational ambassadors for their species.

Click on the images below to learn more about each individual.

Apollo the American Kestrel Buddy great horned owl Citrine barn owl Elana white tailed kite
Eliza white tailed kite Ember is a barn owl Forrest great horned owl Fuzzy golden eagle
Grasshopper swainson's hawk Horus prairie hawk Jack red tailed hawk Juliet turkey vulture
Kalli american kestrel Luna great horned owl MadEye is a great horned owl Noah northern harrier
Phoenix is a peregrine falcon Statler is a great horned owl sullivan is a golden eagle Wes is a western screech owl
Whistler Swainson's hawk