The Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital treats up to 6800 sick and injured animals every year. From Sea Turtles to koalas, frogs and snakes - the dedicated team of vets, nurses and volunteers work round-the-clock to provide world-class treatment to wildlife in need.
Sadly, 70 per cent of patients are victims of car accidents, dog attacks or human pollution.
While many animals are successfully rehabilitated and released back to the wild, some require full-time wildlife carers for the remainder of their life; others don't survive.
Found: With his fluffy feathers and unsteady wings, Caesar was still learning how to fly when he was attacked by other birds who recognised him as a predator, most likely leading to him crash landing on the ground in Caboolture, Queensland.Read Full Patient Details
Found: Pinto was found on the side of the road with a broken arm and blood on his face, after being hit by a car in a high speed zone in Mundoolun, Queensland.Read Full Patient Details
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24 Hour Wildlife Emergency Phone: 1300 369 652
Rescue vehicles and staff are on call seven days a week. Please don’t let wildlife suffer – give us a call, we'll take care of it!