Species List

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton is the northernmost wildlife rehabilitation centre that cares for ~140 different species each year. We accept all species of native and migratory birds and most small mammals.

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2015 Species List

Species Number of Intakes
American Crow 188
Black-billed Magpie 173
White-tailed Jackrabbit 170
American Robin 167
Mallard 151
Red Squirrel 136
House Sparrow 129
Canada Goose 71
Unidentified Teal 70
Common Goldeneye 65
Ring-billed Gull 44
House Wren 38
Great-horned Owl 31
Blue Jay 30
Chipping Sparrow 27
Cedar Waxwing 25
Yellow-shafted Flicker 23
Common Raven 22
Merlin 22
Striped Skunk 19
Bohemian Waxwing 17
Black-capped Chickadee 16
Little Brown Bat 16
Red-tailed Hawk 16
Redhead 16
European Starling 15
Barn Swallow 14
Franklin’s Gull 14
Ring-necked Duck 14
Snowy Owl 14
Lesser Scaup 13
Unidentified Passerine 13
Downy Woodpecker 12
Big Brown Bat 11
Snowshoe Hare 11
Tree Swallow 11
White-tailed Deer 10
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10
Eared Grebe 9
White-winged Crossbill 9
California Gull 8
Northern Saw-whet Owl 8
American Porcupine 7
Coyote 7
Muskrat 7
Northern Flying Squirrel 7
Pileated Woodpecker 7
Pine Grosbeak 7
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 7
Swainson’s Hawk 7
Blue-winged Teal 6
Bufflehead 6
House Finch 6
Richardson’s Ground Squirrel 6
Swainson’s Thrush 6
American Kestrel 5
Gadwall 5
Long-eared owl 5
Ruddy Duck 5
Short-eared Owl 5
White-throated Sparrow 5
American Coot 4
Great Gray Owl 4
Red Crossbill 4
Red Fox 4
Red-necked Grebe 4
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 4
Ruffled Grouse 4
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4
Bald Eagle 3
Belted Kingfisher 3
Cliff Swallow 3
Dark-eyed Junco 3
Moose 3
Peregrine Falcon* 3
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3
Rough-legged Hawk 3
Silver-haired Bat 3
Sora 3
Tennessee Warbler 3
Bank Swallow 2
Brewer’s BlackBird 2
Common Loon 2
Common Nighthawk* 2
Common Redpoll 2
Cooper’s Hawk 2
Herring Gull 2
Mule Deer 2
Northern Goshawk 2
Northern Hawk Owl 2
Northern Shoveler 2
Purple Finch 2
Red-winged Blackbird 2
Solitary Sandpiper 2
White-breasted Nuthatch 2
Yellow Warbler 2
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2
American Beaver 1
American Bittern 1
American Tree Sparrow 1
Blackpoll Warbler 1
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Brown-headed Cowbird 1
Chukar 1
Clay-colored Sparrow 1
Common Tern 1
Common Tern 1
Eastern Phoebe 1
Great-blue Heron 1
Greater Yellowlegs 1
Horned Grebe 1
Least Flycatcher 1
Least Sandpiper 1
Northern Harrier 1
Northern Pintail 1
Northern Pocket Gopher 1
Northern Red-backed Vole 1
Northern Waterthrush 1
Pied-billed Grebe 1
Purple Martin 1
Red-breasted Merganser 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1
Sagebrush Vole 1
Sandhill Crane 1
Swamp Sparrow 1
Unidentified Gamebird 1
Unidentified Gull 1
Unidentified Mammal 1
Unidentified Reptile/Amphibian 1
Western Bluebird 1
Wilson’s Snipe 1
Wilson’s Warbler 1
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