Safe Wings Ottawa
  613-216-8999

No text messages

 

 

Contact us via our main number or email address for advice or assistance with window collisions, injured birds, educational programs, etc. 

For information on bird-friendly design and for media inquiries, contact Anouk Hoedeman.

If you find a bird that is injured or stunned from an apparent collision, please make sure it is safe by putting it in a paper bag or box, and CALL US. If we do not answer, call back in a minute or two. We try to answer or return calls immediately.

See our web page on rescuing collided birds and recognizing when a bird needs help. If you find a bird that has died from an apparent collision, follow these instructions. You can report all collisions (dead or alive) here.

Our main phone number does not accept text messages. If that is the only way you can contact us, please send a text message to 613-322-5269. 

2014-09-30 Golden-crowned Kinglet


Other wildlife organizations

Wild Bird Care Centre

734 Moodie Dr. (south of West Hunt Club Rd.)
613-828-2849
wildbirdcarecentre.org 

The Wild Bird Care admits injured birds between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., seven days a week, but cannot pick up injured birds. Their website has a detailed FAQ section on how to deal with birds in distress.


Constance Creek Wildlife Refuge

2494 Dunrobin Rd., Ottawa
613-222-4719
ccwr.ca


Le Nichoir

637 Main St., Hudson
450-458-2809
lenichoir.org

Le Nichoir is closed to the public during the winter, but still offers care to injured wild birds. Call and leave a message.


Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

North Gower
613-258-9480
rideauwildlife.org
info@rideauwildlife.org

For injured or orphaned wild mammals (including bats) or turtles, or if you have a wildlife problem, please visit the Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary’s Orphaned or Injured Wildlife and Wildlife Conflicts pages to see if there is a solution to your situation or interim instructions.


Ontario Wildlife Rescue

The ontariowildliferescue.ca website lists wildlife rehabilitation centres across Ontario.