Animal Rescue Information

Animal Rescue Efforts at the Oakland Zoo The Oakland Zoo receives many calls regarding animal rescue information and animal adoptions. Although we may not be able to accomodate your needs, there are many amazing animal rescue and animal adoption organizations in the Bay Area. Check out the list of resources below to help you idenfity the appropriate people to call.

Local and Native Species

Lindsay Wildlife Museum (925) 935-1978 / (925) 935-8015
Sulphur Creek Nature Center (HARD) Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo (510) 881-6747
Wildcare (Wildlife Rehab) San Rafael; Birds and Mammals - NO PETS; no pick-up (coordinate with Humane Society (415) 456-7283
Fremont /Ohlone Human Society (510) 797-9449
Oakland SPCA (510) 569-0702 / (510) 569-1608
Marine Mammal Center (415) 289-7325
Yggdrasil Urban Wildlife Rescue (510) 421-9897 or lila@yuwr.org
Wildlife Rescue Palo Alto (650) 494-7283

Exotic Birds

Mickaboo Cockatiel Rescue Pacifica CA. Pager 650-870-1421 / 650-301-6521 mail@mickaboo.org
Parrot Connection (530) 237-6283
Feathered Follies (925) 299-9466 info@featheredfollies.com
International Bird Rescue Fairfield CA. (707) 207-0380 x110

Exotic Pets

CA Department of Fish and Game (510) 481-9618
Oakland SPCA (510) 569-0702 / (510) 569-1608
Hopalong (Animal Adoptions) (510) 267-1915
Kennedy Park Hayward (Pygmy goats) (510) 670-7275
Farm Sanctuary (530) 865-4617
Fairyland (Chickens, ducks) (510) 452-2259
Ferrets CAferretExch@yahoogroups.com
Wildlife Rescue Palo Alto (650) 494-7283
Pot Bellied Pig Association & Rescue Marcie Christensen (Advice) (925) 937-9045
Reptiles and Amphibians BAARS (Bay Area Amphibian/Reptile Society) (408) 450-0759 (message only)
Turtle and Tortoise Rescue Society Castro Valley, Gary & Ginger Wilfong (510) 886-2946, or 582-4305

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