Wildlife rehabilitation resources

Juvenile lesser spotted woodpecker being fed grubs at West Hatch Wildlife Centre. © Joe Murphy/RSPCA


Back to the wild (PDF 86.7KB)

A short introduction to the wildlife rehabilitation work done by our four wildlife centres.

Animal Welfare Act 2006 - guidance for wildlife rehabilitators (2007) (PDF 260KB)

The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) places a duty of care on people who are responsible for animals - including wild animals that are undergoing rehabilitation.  We've highlighted some things you need to think about in terms of the AWA if you're rehabilitating wild animals.