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FOUND A BAT?

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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.

Help for Wildlife
How To Help Wildlife: Get Involved
How To Help Wildlife: Get Involved

FOUND A LOON?

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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

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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:

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