Connecting People and Wildlife through Rehabilitation and Education since 1994

Do Not be a Bird-napper!

This time of year many healthy fledgling songbirds (like the American Robin pictured) are being accidentally “bird-napped” while they are learning how to fly, make sure you know all the facts to prevent this from happening.

Educate yourself by reading our step by step guide if you have found a baby bird, before intervening.

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Spaghetti Dinner

Join us for WINC’s first annual Spaghetti Dinner!

Saturday, September 26, 2015
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dousman/Ottawa Lions Club
235 Main Street
Dousman, WI 53118

Enjoy great food while meeting our ambassadors and supporting a wonderful cause.

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3rd Annual Fine Wine and Dine

Join us for an evening of decadent food and fine wine from the regions of France.


Friday, October 30, 2015
The Legend at Brandybrook
1 Legend Way
Wales, WI 53183

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On July 21st, 2015, WINC released 51 animals back to the wild! Check out a list of the patients that are free once again.

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Mission Statement

To provide wildlife rehabilitation to Wisconsin wildlife with the intent to release back to the native habitat, conduct research designed to further the positive impact of rehabilitation, and provide quality community education programs and services.

Vision Statement

It is the vision of the Wildlife In Need Center to become a nationally recognized Wildlife Rehabilitation Center that serves as a hub for other satellite facilities and is financially stable. WINC will work in collaboration with the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha and the University of Wisconsin Colleges and Extensions to be identified as the number one resource in the community that promotes an ethic of care and responsibility for the natural world.

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