Wildlife in Crisis (203-544-9913/wildlifeincrisis.com) helps rehabilitate orphaned, sick and injured creatures. The organization is always looking for volunteers and donations. The mailing address is P.O. Box 1246, Weston, CT 06883.

Statewide Wildlife Rescue (877-572-2666, statewidewildliferescue.com) is a licensed and insured wildlife rehabilitator.

Also in the area is Back to the Wild Rehabilitation Inc. (203-438-0618), which specializes in birds, primarily raptors (hawks, eagles) and owls. The organization will also work with abandoned non-wildlife, such as ducks, geese, parrots and peacocks.