Sierra Wildlife Rescue

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

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Happening In Your Backyard!

Baby Bird Nursery

Baby Bird Nursery is Open and We Need Volunteers! Please join us at our Baby Bird Nursery, open from May 13 th – early August, helping care for orphaned and injured songbirds. It takes an army of volunteers to care for 500-600 baby birds, but we promise a rare and thrilling experience! With...

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For Sick, Injured or Orphaned Wildlife

Hot-Roddin’ Rabbits:

a Rehabber’s Tale 

4 Ways to Volunteer

100
SWR relies on donations, memberships & grants to operate
850
Number of wild animals taken in by SWR per year
35
Approximate number of dedicated volunteer home rehabbers
5
Minutes it takes to donate to local wildlife

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