FOUND A BAT?
Western New York is home to several species of insectivorous bats.
If you see a bat on the ground or in your home, call a bat rehabilitator for help.
Please DO NOT TOUCH the bat with bare hands!
Find a bat rehabilitator near you at the link below.
Learn how to safely contain a bat.
FOUND A LOON?
Loons are rare visitors to Western New York, but some pass through our area during spring and fall migration.
An accidental landing on dry ground can be a death sentence for a loon. These loons need help!
Click on "Need Help?" at the bottom of the page or on the chat icon on your phone to contact a rescuer.
Click "learn more" for information on how to identify and contain a loon.
OTHER WILDLIFE HELP
WildCare of WNY specializes in the care of bats and loons, but we work with other rehabilitators to help care for all wild animals. To find a rehabilitator near you or to find humane nuisance assistance, visit Animal Help Now.
Have bats living in your home?
Learn more about how to coexist and about humane exclusions here: