We are an essential service during lockdown. Please report all wildlife emergencies online or call 03 8400 7300.

Wildlife Victoria.

A helping hand for wildlife in need.

Phone: (03) 8400 7300

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Wildlife emergency in Victoria? You've come to the right place.

You can call our emergency response line on (03) 8400 7300 between 6.40am and 8.30pm, 7 days a week, or use this link to report online.

You can also download the Snap Send Solve app and report wildlife emergencies from your mobile phone: Snap Send Solve is an Australian made app and is free to download from:

 Snap Send Solve Logo 250x    App Store or Google Play    

If you need some advice, please have a look at our "How to help" page.

In Focus:

Our June


View the full month’s statistics

5,075 Reports

to the Emergency

Response Service

  • 28% Regional
  • 72% Metro

3,291 Animals Reported

including 208 Orphans

stats animals native

Referred to 502
Individuals or Organisations

  • 131 Foster Carers & Shelters
  • 259 Rescuers & Transporters
  • 221 Veterinary Clinics

Our activity

in your area.

Explore the map to see which animals were in need of our help in your local area last month. The points on this map all relate to a single animal, or family of animals, reported to Wildlife Victoria last month. (Yes, this is just one month!)


25 Jul
Wildlife Rescue & Transport Training - Fitzroy North
Date Sun Jul 25 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Edinburgh Gardens Community Room

Click here to register.

14 Aug
Wildlife Rescue & Transport Training - Bendigo
Sat Aug 14 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Bendigo Neighborhood Hub

Click here to register.

22 Aug
Wildlife Rescue & Transport Training - Coburg
Sun Aug 22 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: Harry Atkinson Art and Crafts Centre

Click here to register.