Wildlife In Need Center's Fiscal Year 2020 Admissions

Top 10 Mammals Total
Eastern Cottontail 520
Eastern Gray Squirrel 263
Raccoon 219
Virginia Opossum 134
White-footed Mouse 77
Eastern Chipmunk 52
Meadow Vole 37
13-lined Ground Squirrel 33
Red Squirrel 29
Big Brown Bat 24
Top 10 Birds Total
 American Robin 193
 Mallard 159
 House Sparrow 109
Mourning Dove 89
 Wood Duck 57
 American Goldfinch 45
 Canada Goose 43
 House Finch 41
 Cedar Waxwing 40
 European Starling 38
Top 10 Herps Total
 Common Snapping Turtle 351
 Western Painted Turtle 66
 Midland Painted Turtle 55
 Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle 33
 Eastern Tiger Salamander 13
 Eastern American Toad 9
 Common Garter Snake 6
 American Bullfrog 5
 Green Frog 5
Eastern Plains Garter Snake 3

 

Top 10 Cities Total
Oconomowoc 502
Waukesha 498
Brookfield 216
Pewaukee 143
Hartland 136
Delafield 128
Mukwonago 120
Watertown 107
Muskego 98
Dousman 97

 

Animals Admitted By Month
Month Total
April 202
May 492
June 1012
July 603
August 420
September 286
October 113
November 93
December 46
January 48
February 35
March 33

 

2020 Admissions totaled 3,383 animals representing 143 species from 125 cities in 17 counties

  • 1355 birds of 96 species
  • 563 herps of 23 species
  • 1465 mammals of 25 species

Total Patient Days: 80,478
Education Programs Presented: 142
People Reached at Education Programs: 138,400
Volunteer Hours: 20,235.86

Busiest Day in Fiscal Year 2020: June 17, 2019  127 Patients Admitted from 9 cities in 3 counties

 

Common Snapping Turtle 104
Eastern Cottontail 4
American Robin 1
Red-eyed Vireo 1
Raccoon 2
Blue Jay 2
Mallard 10
Common Grackle 3