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Wildlife Rescue 101

Have you ever witnessed an injured animal in need of rescue, but are not quite sure what to do? We’re here to help.

Read the resources prepared by our Animal Justice Party Regional Group Leaders Queenie Green and Greg Keightley and equip yourself with the information and skills needed to deliver first aid and assistance to injured animals.
Queenie and Greg have a combined 50 years experience in wildlife rescue, care and rehabilitation.
Please note these resources are designed to help you render first response care. Where possible we encourage you to ring the local wildlife service. We also encourage you to access further training through your local or state based wildlife services.

If a wild animal in NSW needs urgent medical assistance please call:

Sydney Wildlife: (02) 9413 4300

Download the NSW wildlife rescue app



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DOWNLOAD THE IFAW APP paw print icon