Yes, there is emergency care for wildlife, and volunteers do it all. North Country Wild Care is in search of new volunteers to help with every facet of our work, from staffing our hotline to transporting and caring for animals. Join us at our upcoming training sessions and learn what you can do to help and how to become a Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator. Classes are free of charge but donations to help support our efforts to care for distressed wildlife are greatly appreciated!
All classes will be held from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at the Saratoga Library. To register for a
class/classes please contact Lisa Penistan at 518-681-9989 or email:
$10 Online purchase discount cards-Please contact Cyndi at 518-695-3981 to purchase. These cards are good for discounts at hundreds of stores like Barnes & Noble, Overstock.com, Target, Office Max, Macy's, and many, many, more...for purchase, please use the paypal link on the home page, and a discount card will be mailed directly to you. These cards make great holiday gifts!
Our upcoming Spring Gala will be held again this year at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga May. Mark your calendars for an exciting time featuring a silent auction, educational animals, and heartwarming stories about animals we've received for rehabilitation. To pre-register, please conatct Julie Lafountain at 518-885-8969 or Belinda Howe at 518-424-1193.
Monthly Meetings are open to anyone interested in joining us on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Landmark Motor Inn. The Landmark Motor Inn is off of Exit 17N at 1418 Route 9. The Inn is approximately 1/2 mile off the exit. (Off site meeting in July, no meetings in August and December.)
|Important Dates for
Wildlife Rehabilitator's Exam - Usually held on
a Friday morning in early April of each year and at the NYSWRC Annual
Conference. The April exam is given in the
DEC Regional Offices. Go to the
Department of Environmental Conservation site for further information.
Call DEC Special Licenses Unit at 402-8985 to register.