Wildlife In Need Center's 2019 Admissions

Top 10 Mammals Total
Eastern Cottontail 602
Racoon  255
Eastern Gray Squirrel 244
Virginia Opossum 227
White-footed Mouse 100
Eastern Chipmunk 46
13-lined Ground Squirrel 45
Woodchuck 35
Big Brown Bat 31
Red Squirrel 28
Top 10 Birds Total
 American Robin 190
 Mallard 154
 Mourning Dove 99
 House Sparrow 70
 House Finch 55
 Wood Duck 49
 European Starling 47
 Cedar Waxwing 44
 Canada Goose 43
 American Goldfinch 39
Top 10 Herps Total
 Common Snapping Turtle 203
 Midland Painted Turtle 39
 Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle 28
 Western Painted Turtle 26
 Blanding’s Turtle 18
 Common Garter Snake 9
 Green Frog 5
 Eastern Milksnake 4
 American Toad 3
 Bullfrog 3

 

Top 10 Cities Total
Waukesha 466
Oconomowoc 399
Brookfield 192
Pewaukee 165
Delafield 145
Watertown 134
Mukwonago 132
Dousman 129
Hartland 127
Menomonee Falls 110

 

Animals Admitted By Month
Month Total
April 296
May 833
June 821
July 468
August 406
September 177
October 110
November 66
December 42
January 35
February 33
March 73

 

2019 Admissions totaled 3,360 animals representing 146 species from 125 cities in 15 counties

  • 1327 birds of 90 species
  • 356 herps of 22 species
  • 1676 mammals of 25 species
  • 1 exotic snail

Total Patient Days: 72,286
Education Programs Presented: 153
People Reached at Education Programs: 46,620
Volunteer Hours: 25,330.44

Busiest Day in 2019: May 31, 2019  88 Patients Admitted

 

Common Snapping Turtle 47
Eastern Cottontail 14
American Robin 9
Woodchuck 5
Raccoon 5
Virginia Opossum 2
Midland Painted Turtle 1
Mallard 1
House Finch 1
European Starling 1
Eastern Gray Squirrel 1
Eastern Chipmunk 1