Wildlife In Need Center's 2016 Admissions

Top 10 Mammals Total
Eastern Cottontail 771
Eastern Gray Squirrel  234
 Raccon 232
Virginia Opossum 74
White-footed Mouse 74
 13-Lined Ground Squirrel  43
 Eastern Chipmunk 31
 Red Squirrel 25
 Woodchuck 22
Southern Flying Squirrel 6
Top 10 Birds Total
 American Robin 206
 House Sparrow 149
 Mallard 147
 Mourning Dove 74
 Wood Duck 66
 House Finch 54
 European Starling 49
 Canada Goose 44
 Northern Cardinal 39
 Common Grackle 37
Top 10 Herps Total
 Common Snapping Turtle 139
 Western Painted Turtle 28
 Midland Painted Turtle 25
 Green Frog 12
 Common Garter Snake 7
 American Toad 7
 Northern Red-Bellied Snake 2
 Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle 2
 Eastern Hognose Snake 2
 Blanding’s Turtle 1

 

Top 10 Cities Total
Waukesha 566
Oconomowoc 393
Brookfield 177
Pewaukee 157
Watertown 137
Dousman 130
Delafield 115
Mukwonago 106
Hartland 100
New Berlin 92

 

Animals Admitted By Month
Month Total
 January 56
February 34
March 59
April 324
May 785
 June 754
July 459
August 343
September 175
October 86
November 41
December 63

 

2016 Admissions totaled 3,179 animals representing 137 species from 118 cities

  • 1416 birds of 93 species
  • 237 herps of 22 species
  • 1275 mammals of 27 species
  • 1 insect of 1 species * we do not reahab insects

Total Patient Days: 66,133
Education Programs Presented: 153
People Reached at Education Programs: 46,070
Volunteer Hours: 23,262.05

Busiest Day in 2016: Wednesday, May 31st 
81 Patients Admitted from 15 Cities in 4 Counties

Common Snapping Turtle 52
Canada Geese  2
Badger 1
Raccoons 2
Eastern Cottontails 13
American Goldfinch 1
American Robin 1
Baltimore Oriole 1
European Starling 1
Mallard 1
Morning Dove 2
Northern Cardinal 1
Striped Skunk 1
Virginia Opossum 1
Yellow-billied Cuckoo 1