Links to Wildlife Rescue, Birding and Conservation Groups

The RSPB does NOT run a wildlife rescue service or wildlife hospitals


Wildlife Rescue

Found an injured, sick or abandoned wild bird or animal? Click here for advice

St. Tiggywinkles - Wildlife Hospital (24 hour emergency line 01844 292292)

RSPCA - for sick or injured birds and animals ,Telephone 0300 1234 999

Swan Lifeline - Eton based Swan rescue and rehabilitation (emergency line 01753 859397)

Swan Support - Datchet based Swan rescue and rehabilitation (emergency line 07968 868172)

Raptor Rescue - for sick or injured Birds of Prey (Help and Advice 0870 241 0609)

Ring Your local vet - outside normal hours try VetsNow 01628 639600

Berkshire Bat Group - Bat rescue advice and national helpline 0345 1300 228

Chrissies's Owls - 24hr Owl Rescue Service 01993 891618 or 07815 130578

Harper Asprey Wildlife Rescue - Volunteer wildlife care and helpline 01344 623106 (not 24hr)

Hedgehog Bottom - Hedgehog rescue advice 01635 826120

Mustelid Rescue UK - Weasel and Stoat rescue and advice 0790 3965281

Wings of Freedom - 24hr Owl and Bird of prey Rescue Service 01635 770619. Mobile 07845 504 167.

Wildlife Crime

  • If there is a wildlife crime in progress call 999, or for a non-emergency call 101. If you want to give information about a wildlife crime anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
  • Birders Against Wildlife Crime - an independent, volunteer-led, campaign group of experienced birders and conservationists
  • RSPB - Wild Birds and the law - Legislation, guides, online crime report form, investigations newsletters.
  • uk | National Wildlife Crime Unit - Latest public news and assists organisations in the prevention and detection of wildlife crime
  • Thames Valley Police - What is a wildlife crime? Road traffic incidents involving animals.

RSPB East Berkshire Local Group

Local Bird Groups

Local Wildlife and Conservation Groups

Local Bird reports, Bird sites, etc.

National & International websites

  • RSPB - Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
  • RSPB Love Nature - Main RSPB Facebook page
  • RSPB Twitter - News and comment from Europe's largest wildlife conservation organisation
  • RSPB Community - Community Forums to share experiences and photos
  • RSPB South East - RSPB in the South East Facebook page
  • RSPB Kids - Games, competitions, fun activities
  • RSPB Images - Library of RSPB images
  • RSPB Shop - Bird Food, Bird Feeders, Nest boxes, Books, Binoculars, etc.


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Any website/services linked to from this page, other than the RSPB, are not specifically endorsed by the RSPB or the local group.


Links last updated 12-Nov-2018