LOCATION: To be announced
PRESENTED BY: Narelle Smith
This will be a two part course for people who would love to rescue and help to transport wildlife around the eastern suburbs of Melbourne.
-Rescuing small animals
-transporting and handling
-Releasing wildlife back to their natural habitat
This includes possums, birds, reptiles etc
Once completed you can choose to be linked to our W4W rescue group which has daily updates of wildlife needing help. When there is animal is in need and you are free to help you can request to attend the call.
The second course held early next year will be a more extensive Kangaroo and large animal rescue, you must however have attended a basic rescue course in Melbourne.
- Rescue techniques for capture and release
- Large macropods such as Kangaroos, Wallabys and Wombats etc
- Handling of animals and first aid
- Rescue Equipment needed
This is purely on a volunteering basis and you can help in your own time. Victoria desperately needs more dedicated wildlife rescuers due to housing development and wildlife really need your help! If you are passionate about animals sign up and start making a difference!