Wildlife Rehabilitators’ Association of Massachusetts

Wildlife Rehabilitators’ Association of Massachusetts (WRAM) is a non-profit organization that has been committed to the professionalism of Wildlife Rehabilitation in Massachusetts since 1992.

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Find a Wildlife Rehabilitator

If you find a sick or injured animal, it is important to locate a licensed rehabilitator. Many rehabilitators specialize in caring for certain types of wildlife such as songbirds or small mammals, however the permit allows them to accept all authorized wildlife.

Find a wildlife rehabilitator…

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Found injured or orphaned wildlife?

if you have found an orphaned or injured animal, the best place to start is to call your local animal control or find a local wildlife rehabilitator, which may be able to assist with transport or refer you to a local wildlife rehabilitation facility.

Learn more about what to do…

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Resources

We have compiled a list of resources for people who have found injured or orphaned wildlife and want to find out who to call to people interested in becoming a wildlife rehabilitator in Massachusetts.

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News, Announcements & Events

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Hey Everyone! There is still a few spots open for the UMass College of Natural Sciences hosted seminar "Becoming a Wildlife Rehabilitator" this January! Check out our event at Dawndale Farm Wildlife Inc for details.

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Registration Form for Wildlife Rehabilitation Seminar at UMass this January! Check it out!

Here is our Registration Form! Let us know if you have any questions

Registration Form for Wildlife Rehabilitation Seminar at UMass this January! Check it out!

Dawndale Farm Wildlife Inc and Cummington Wildlife are hosting another amazing workshop this January at a new location! This year’s two day seminar will be held at University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Send in your registration soon, last one sold out quick!

Dawndale Farm Wildlife Inc and Cummington Wildlife are hosting another amazing workshop this January at a new location! This years two day seminar will be held at University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Send in your registration soon, last one sold out quick!

Wildlife Rehabilitators’ Association of Massachusetts – WRAM added an event.

Preparing to Become a Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator

January 21, 2017, 9:00am

UMass Amherst

This seminar is brought to us by Dawndale Farm Wildlife Inc. and Cummington Wildlife Inc. and will take place over two consecutive Saturdays, January 21st and 28th, with a snow date the 4th of February. Participants will be taught by expert rehabilitators who helped create the new state study guide and exams. It is geared for the person interested in taking the Massachusetts State Wildlife Rehabilitator Exam and for those just interested in learning more about what being a wildlife rehabilitator is like. Some of the topics that will be covered include: state regulations, physical restraint and transport, feeding infant animals, physical exams, caging, first response for animal care, nutrition, natural history, dehydration protocols, injured wildlife and wound management, medications, zoonotic diseases, release criteria, professional development and mentoring, etc.

Last year’s seminars sold out with high waiting lists so reach out ASAP

Preparing to Become a Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator

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It’s that time of year again. Please remember to renew your membership for 2017 to continue to receive WRAM email correspondence, conference information and registration discounts, access to the members section of the WRAM website, special educational opportunities, and the WRAM newsletter. Become a 2017 WRAM member today!

Its that time of year again. Please remember to renew your membership for 2017 to continue to receive WRAM email correspondence, conference information and registration discounts, access to the members section of the WRAM website, special educational opportunities, and the WRAM newsletter. Become a 2017 WRAM member today!