Five signs that you might be a wildlife rehabber

By Rick Schubert, Wildlife Clinic Director

Baby squirrel nursing at wildlife clinic

1. The first aid kit in your car contains squirrel nipples and Esbilac.

Fridge with milk labeled by species - opossum, eastern cottontail, grey squirrel, and racoon

2. The milk bottles in your fridge are labeled according to species.

Nictitating membrane on closeup of a bird's eye

3. Your best friend has a nictitating membrane.

Eagle ready to be released from the wildlife clinic

4. You yell “go eagles” and you’re not talking about football.


5. You’ve been on a wild goose chase.  Literally.