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Wildlife Rehabilitators for Harris County

NOTE: Small mammals do not include deer or deer fawns unless otherwise stated.

Small raptors include smaller birds of prey such as screech owls & kestrels, etc.

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Name City Specialization Contact Information
Blaies, JulieHoustonSmall mammals713-591-0084 (daytime)
Cook, DianeHoustonSmall Mammals (excluding fawns) [specializes in raccoons and squirrels]713-562-4507 (8a-8p)
Dennis, StanleyHoustonSmall mammalsRefer through TWRC: 713-468-8972
Fairlie, JaeNorth HoustonBirds (including raptors), Small Mammals (specializing in squirrels, raccoons, skunks, foxes & bats), Reptiles and Amphibians281-445-8138 (10a-9p) or 281-445-8738 (9a-6p) or
Gibson, LisaStagecoachSmall mammals (including transport and stabilization of fawns)281-259-8724 or 281-467-6936 (reasonable hrs)
Gresko, JeannieHoustonSmall mammals (specializes in squirrels)Refer through TWRC: 713-468-8972 or
Gullick, CarlTomballSmall mammals (specializes in squirrels, raccoons, and opossums)281-351-2998 (9a-7p) or 713-557-4474 (9a-7p) or
Head, NancyCentral HoustonSmall mammals (excl. skunks and raccoons)713-722-0508 (weekdays: 7pm - 9pm or 9am - 9pm weekends), or TWRC
Hudson, SonoraCentral HoustonSmall mammals (specializes in squirrels, opossums, and raccoons)713-928-2751 (evenings and weekends)
Johnson, MicheleFriendswoodBirds (incl. raptors), small mammals281-992-8080 (reasonable hours)
Murgatroyd, RhondaEl LagoBirds (songbirds, wading and water birds, raptors) and white-tailed deer fawns713-705-5897 24/7
Odell, JudithSpringOrphaned baby squirrels, opossums and birds (no raptors)Home: 281-443-0191 (8am-9pm) Cell: 713-724-0487 (8am-9pm)
TWRC Wildlife CenterW HoustonMammals, birds, reptiles713-468-8972 (10a-2p) or
Wildlife Center of TexasHoustonMammals, birds, reptiles and oiled wildlife response713-861-WILD
Yeater, MaryW Harris CountySmall mammals (specializes in squirrels)832-755-3731 (7a-7p)