Casualty Advice

When to help garden birds
Here we talk generally about when to help adult birds of the types you might commonly find visiting your garden or in your local park. If you’re looking for...
Sun, 12 Apr, 2020 at 4:07 PM
When to help baby birds
There is a great deal of misinformation about what you should do with baby birds and a great number of birds die unnecessarily as a result. Certain national...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 10:40 AM
When to help baby garden birds
By garden birds we mean passerines, the birds most commonly found in your garden such as Sparrows, Blackbirds, Starlings, Tits, Robins etc, including corvid...
Wed, 3 Jun, 2020 at 10:52 AM
When to help baby pigeons
Although also often ‘garden birds’ the needs of baby pigeon species (Feral Pigeons, Stock Doves, Collared Doves and Woodpigeons) are quite different to thos...
Sun, 12 Apr, 2020 at 4:13 PM
When to help baby waterfowl
Waterfowl refers to birds which live on ponds and lakes such as Swans, Geese, Ducks and their smaller cousins such as Coots and Moorhens. Common issues with...
Sat, 18 Apr, 2020 at 3:14 PM
When to help baby gulls
Naturally cliff nesting birds, gulls have adapted to nest on roofs inland to take advantage of available food. They begin nesting in May and aren’t great ne...
Sun, 21 Jun, 2020 at 3:35 PM
When to help baby Birds of Prey and Owls
This page covers babies of species such as kestrels, sparrowhawks and owls. When dealing with baby owls in particular, it’s important to be sure of the spec...
Sun, 12 Apr, 2020 at 4:17 PM
When to help owls and birds of prey
Birds of Prey refers to birds such as kestrels and hawks as well as owls. Whilst these pages are primarily concerned with wild animals, it is not uncommon ...
Sun, 12 Apr, 2020 at 4:17 PM
Helping animals caught by a cat or dog
We love cats and dogs very much here but it has to be said that, without them, wildlife rescues would have a far quieter life. Cat and dog attacks account f...
Wed, 15 Apr, 2020 at 12:25 PM
Helping stray Racing Pigeons
Although not actually wildlife, lost racing pigeons are the cause of thousands of calls to wildlife rescues each year, so an issue which needs to be cover...
Sun, 12 Apr, 2020 at 4:20 PM