Sierra Wildlife Rescue

Preserving the wildlife of El Dorado County through public education
& the rescue, rehabilitation & release of injured & orphaned native animals.

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Happening In Your Backyard!

Wildlife Classes Open to the Public

SWR offers classes to the public to learn about our native wildlife. Classes are interesting and fun

Baby Bird Nursery

Baby Bird Nursery is Closed for the Season. 2019 was a booming season with over 600 birds receiving care! Thank you to our wonderful volunteers for providing care 12 hours a day 7 days a week for 3 months. The BBN will open again in May – early August, 2020. Please join us in…

 24/7 Helpline

For Sick, Injured or Orphaned Wildlife

Hot-Roddin’ Rabbits:

a Rehabber’s Tale 

4 Ways to Volunteer

SWR relies on donations, memberships & grants to operate
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