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!

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...

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For Sick, Injured or Orphaned Wildlife

Hot-Roddin’ Rabbits:

a Rehabber’s Tale 

4 Ways to Volunteer

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