Wish List

This month’s highlighted items:

  • Puppy Pads (small/medium, any brand) 
  • 5 x Weigh scales (kitchen kind – regular AA battery type preferred)
  • Bird Catching nets (small, 3-4 ft long, sturdy handle)


*If you have an item that you’d like to donate, but it is not on our Wish List, please contact us at info[at]wildlife-edm.ca and we can let you know if the item would be of use to us.
*Please keep in mind that, if items that are not listed on our Wish List are donated, we may need to re purpose them elsewhere if we do not have a use for them.

 

Winter priority list

Foodbaby birds

  • Root Vegetables and Squashes
  • Corn on the cob
  • Kale
  • Dark frozen mice (any size)
  • Grain-free cat kibble – to make baby bird formula
  • Good quality cat or dog kibble
  • Fresh or freshly frozen lean ground beef
  • Suet and peanuts
  • Large lake fish
  • Night Smelts
  • Timothy Hay

Office

  • Wall mounted file holder / rack x 5
  • Wall mounted baskets for storage (8 in wide) x 20
  • Postage Stamps
  • Batteries – AA, AAA
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Cleaning

  • Laundry detergent – unscented, no additives
  • Paper towels
  • Recycle bags
  • Kleenex/toilet paper

Animal Care

  • Bird toys
  • Abacuses or Bead Mazes
  • Rubber livestock bowls from UFA or Peavy Mart – smallest and medium sizes
  • Bird catching nets – 10 small and 3 large, sturdy handle (can be purchased at Wild Bird stores)
  • Prime Vitamins (Available at pet stores)
  • Laundry Baskets – Medium size (~2.5 ft tall, 1ft diameter). Plastic or wicker, not fabric.
  • Plastic/rubber bath mats or similar – a soft washable surface for ducklings
  • Thermos – extra large – to hold our warm milk formula for deer fawns
  • Cat litter trays -2 inches deep, for the ducklings food/water bowls and pool
  • Wide large bowls (rubber or hard plastic) 2-4 inches deep– for water bowls for ravens and hawks/owls to bathe in
  • Puppy pee pads – to line baby bird cages and reduce our tremendous laundry pile
  • Plant pot saucers (or other wide shallow dishes) – for food or water baths for birds – medium and large – 1 inch to 2 inches deep
  • Astro Turf (Artificial lawn) short pile & longer pile – for ducklings to sleep on
  • Heat lamps – red bulbs and fixtures – to keep ducklings warm!
  • Heat pads (electrical) or microwaveable heating disks – for songbirds and baby mammals

Miscellaneousfox kit sm

  • Garden hose (100 ft)
  • Powerful jet spray nozzle for garden hose
  • Canadian Tire money
  • Shrubs, trees, berry shrubs, native flowering perennials
  • Brooms x 4
  • Sod — small squares
  • Topsoil
  • Very large Recycling bins x 4
  • Tiny whisks

Veterinary Supplies

  • BD needles 22g 1.5”, 22g 1”; 25g ⅝”; 20g 1”’, 18g 1”
  • 1cc syringes – always needed – use ALL the time (and reuse)
  • 3cc syringes – slip tip
  • 10 or 12 cc syringes – slip tip
  • 20 cc syringe – luer lock
  • 35 cc syringe catheter tip (for syringe tube feeding)
  • 60 cc syringe catheter tip (for syringe tube feeding)
  • 2 x 2 gauze squares
  • 2” vetwrap or tear rite
  • Telfa pads
  • Surgi-lock glue
  • Small, dainty suture scissors
  • Small bone clamps (for avian surgery)
  • Small towel clamps
  • Lactated Ringers solution (500 or 1000 ml)
  • Breath Fresh canister
  • Isoflurane
  • 2-0 vicryl  cutting needle
  • 3-0 vicryl
  • 5-0 monocryl
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