Links Related to Wildlife and Wildlife Rehabilitation
Wildlife Rehabilitation Organizations
National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
The National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) is an
organization committed to promoting and improving the integrity
and professionalism of wildlife rehabilitation and contributing
to the preservation of natural ecosystems. NWRA hosts symposiums
and publishes information useful to rehabilitators.
International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council
The International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC) is
an organization concerned with conserving and protecting wildlife
and wildlife habitat through wildlife rehabilitation. IWRC hosts
conferences and publishes information useful to rehabilitators.
Michigan Wildlife Information
The Michigan Wildlife Rehabilitators Association created this website as a resource for Michigan rehabilitators that did not have the capabilities or funds to have a personal web site. It is very comprehensive and could answer any questions our site did not cover.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
The Wildlife Division of the Michigan Department of Natural
Resources (DNR) is responsible for managing Michigan's wildlife.
Rehabilitators in Michigan must abide by the regulations of the
Michigan Emerging Disease Issues Website
Emerging diseases are often zoonotic, that is,
they may be transmitted between humans and animals. This web site provides
information about emerging diseases of concern in Michigan, such as West Nile
Virus, Lyme Disease, Rabies, and others.
Living with Wildlife
Humane Society of the United States Wildlife Program
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is dedicated
to protecting all wildlife from cruelty, exploitation, and loss
of habitat. Their web site contains information on living with
urban wildlife, wildlife rehabilitation, and other issues relating
to wildlife, such as the HSUS's positions on hunting and trapping.