Other Resources

San Diego Wildlife Center is open during business hours 7 days a week.  Please see the listings below for additional assistance.

Note: Please do not touch rabies-vector species (bats, foxes, raccoons, coyotes, skunks) with your bare hands. See listings below for guidance.

Department of Animal Services- North (rabies-vector species, deer, or animal in need of rescue)

2481 Palomar Airport Rd., Carlsbad CA 92011

Phone: 619-767-2675

California Dept of Fish and Wildlife (handles deer, large predators, and illegal activity)

Injured large mammals or deer:  858-467-4201

Wildlife crime:  Cal-Tip 888-334-2258 or text tip411, add a space then type a message  847411.


Project Wildlife Care Center (Most wild birds and mammals: Do not take large mammals or Pelicans.) Project Wildlife has porch drop off.

887 1/2 Sherman Street, San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: 619-225-9453


San Diego Fawn Rescue (Deer and fawn assistance)
phone: 858-549-4149

Fund for Animals Wildlife Center (Predators: bobcats, coyotes, bear, fox, mt lion, birds of prey, native reptiles)
18740 Highland Valley Rd, Ramona, CA 92065

Phone: 760-789-2324


So-Cal Parrot (Wild parrots, conures, or songbirds)

3621 Hidden Ridge Road, Jamul, CA 91935 

Phone: 855-737-4953


SeaWorld  (Pelicans, marine mammals) Do not self rescue

500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109

Phone: 800-541-SEA

Email: SWC.Rescue@seaworld.com

San Diego Turtle & Tortoise Society (Turtles or tortoises)