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

Road traffic incidents involving animals. Click here and scroll down 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?

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.


If you would like a link to your website, please email

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 13-March-2019