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Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center
Caring for injured and orphaned wildlife.


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OPEN TO RECEIVE ANIMALS:
September to April
10 am - 3 pm
May to August
10 am - 4 pm
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Nuisance Mammals

        Raccoons
Attracted to:

Dog and cat food
Garbage cans
Rivers and creeks
Dens under houses

Controlled by:

Removing all dog and cat food.
Securing garbage cans
Securing crawl spaces under buildings
Comments:

Can climb trees and fences
Large and powerful
Strong bite
Do not attempt to pick up large ones

When seen, harass by squirting with a hose or banging pots together.

        Opossums
Attracted to:

Dog and cat food
Garbage cans
Rivers and creeks
Dens under houses and in attics

Controlled by:

Removing all dog and cat food.
Securing garbage cans
Securing crawl spaces and attics
Comments:

Excellent climber
Can bite

When seen, harass by squirting with a hose or banging pots together.
        Gray Fox
Attracted to:

Dog and cat food
Dens under houses
Dens in tall trees

Controlled by:

Removing all dog and cat food.
Securing garbage cans
Securing crawl spaces under buildings
Comments:

Can climb trees and fences
House cat size but will bite

SWCCenter@stanislauswildlife.org
The animals are counting on you.