Resources for animal rescue, animal cruelty

Resources for animal rescue, animal cruelty (Photo: Pixabay / MGN)

Wildlife Rescue League

Northern Virginia

If you find an animal in need of human assistance, phone (703) 440-0800

Non-emergency calls: (703) 391-8625

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Humane Wildlife Conflict Resolution, LLC

A commercial wildlife management company

In DC, MD, & VA, phone 703-986-0123

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Second Chance Wildlife Center

Gaithersburg, Md.

Phone: 301-926-WILD (9453)


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Raptor Conservancy of Virginia

Non-profit which rehabilitates & releases injured, ill or orphaned native Virginia birds of prey

Found an injured bird? Phone (703) 578-1175

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City Wildlife

Wildlife rescue & rehabilitation in Washington, DC

In DC, phone (202) 882-1000 (9am to 5pm, 7 days a week)*


* For assistance after hours, call DC Animal Care and Control at 202-576-6664

Montgomery County, call Emergency Communication Center at 301-279-8000

Prince George’s County, call Animal Control Facility at 301-499-8300

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