Whether you view Cottontail Rabbits as an adorable wild creature or a nuisance to your landscaping, everyone can agree that there are thousands of them in San Diego. Cottontail babies, like this one, are born three times a year and raised in a barely-there manner. Mother rabbits do not stay in the nest but instead run into the burrow and stand over the babies while they feed on their backs just twice a day. If you find a nest of baby rabbits, leave them alone as mom is probably near-by but you will never see her!

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Come visit us at the following community events:

Paint Your Favorite Wildlife - Saturday, November 5th, 2016 from 10am to 1pm - 5500 Gaines st, San Diego CA 92110

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Oct. 15th,2016 11am-3pm, San Diego County Archaeological Society, 12122 Canyonside Park dr, San Diego Ca 92129

Oct. 16th, 2016, 1pm Felicita Park, 742 Clarence Ln, Escondido, CA 92029

Oct. 18th, 2016, 3:30pm, Carlsbad City Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village dr, Carlsbad Ca 92008. Presentation with our raven and crow ambassadors.

Oct. 22nd, 2016, 3pm-5pm, Agua Hedionda Lagoon, Bat Chats. 1580 Cannon rd, Carlsbad Ca 92008

Oct. 22nd, 2016, 5pm-7:30pm, Blue Sky Ecological reserve- Hoot, Howl, and Prowl, Poway, Ca. 5$ per person, visit website to register, www.blueskyreserve.org

Oct. 23rd, 2016, 11am-4pm, San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy, Not-So-Scary-Estuary. Encinitas, Ca.

Oct. 25th, 2016, 3:30pm, Carlsbad City Library, 1775 Dove ln, Carlsbad Ca 92011

Project Wildlife Lectures:

Lecture topics focus on local wildlife species and promote wildlife conservation by teaching the community about the beauty and value of our wildlife here in San Diego. Lectures take place the first Saturday of the month from 9:30-11:00am at San Diego Humane Society's San Diego Campus, 5500 Gaines Street.

See Our Upcoming Lectures Here

Care Center

Wildlife Care Center
Custer Street
San Diego, CA 92110
Directions & Map
Open 7 days a week
(except Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day)
Staff/Volunteer hours: 8:30a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Drop-off area is open 24/7.

Outside of San Diego County?
If you are outside of our geographical area, please visit the emergency page of Wildlife International or contact your local Department of Animal Control or state Fish and Game office.

Wish List

Wish List

A donation from our wish list is a great way to support our efforts and help San Diego wildlife.