The Audubon Center at Riverlands does not provide care for injured or orphaned wild birds. However, the St. Louis Region has several great resources that can help.
Please call one of the below rehabilitation centers before handling any injured or orphaned wild animal.
Provides information of the closest rehabilitation center based on the animal in question. Accepts most Missouri and Illinois native wildlife.
Open 24 Hours a Day
Phone: (855) 945-3435
1128 New Ballwin Road, Ballwin, MO 63021
Accepts Missouri native small mammals, waterfowl, reptiles, and amphibians.
Phone: (636) 394-1880
125 Bald Eagle Ridge Road, Valley Park, MO 63088
Accepts Missouri birds of prey.
Phone: (636) 255-4390
9624 Midland Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63114
Accepts all native songbirds and other small backyard birds.
Phone: (314) 426-6400
23956 Green Acres Road, Dow, IL 62022
Accepts most native Illinois wildlife except raccoons, skunks, bats, baby songbirds, and adult deer.
Phone: (618) 466-2990