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Please remember the rehabbers listed below are nearly all unpaid individuals caring for injured wildlife in a back-garden situation whilst juggling jobs and families.

Do NOT expect rehabbers to:
Always be able to collect the animal
Answer the phone 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
Be able to take in all animal species – read the ‘specialisation’ notes beside their contact details

 

Do ALWAYS:
Be polite, respectful and appreciative
Offer to help with the rescue in some way
Think about making a donation!

Taking a wildlife casualty to the vet

REHABILITATORS
VETERINARY SURGEONS
NPWS CONSERVATION RANGERS
AN GARDA SÍOCHÁNA


REHABILITATORS
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square = Rehabilitators, Rescue or Advice square = National Parks & Wildlife Service square = Vets)


REHABILITATORS (listed alphabetically by county)

Name/Address

Phone Number

County

Specialisation

Northern Ireland Badger Group, 89 Loopland Drive , Belfast, BT6 9DW, Co Antrim, N.Ireland

Form on 'contact us' page of our website: www.badgersni.org.uk

Antrim, N.Ireland

ADVICE - Badgers

Talnotry Avian Care Trust, Crumlin, Co Antrim, N.Ireland

00 44 (0)28 9442 2900

Antrim, N.Ireland

REHAB - All wildlife

Bat Conservation Ireland, Virginia, Co. Cavan www.batconservationireland.org

046 9242882
and 086 4049468

Cavan

ADVICE - Bats

Bev Truss RVN DipCABT, The Hogsprickle Wildlife Rescue

086 8624511

Covering Clare, Galway, Limerick, Kerry, Cork and Tipp

RESCUE & ADVICE - all wildlife

Gail Jonas, Ballincollig, Co Cork

086 8183561

Cork

REHAB - Hedgehogs ONLY

Chelsea Collins, Macroom, Co Cork

085 7720488

Cork

ADVICE - All wildlife

Michelle O'Donnell, Knocklong, Co Limerick

087 0667610

Cork (North)

RESCUE - Small mammals

Martin Moloney, Buncrana, Co Donegal

086 3514510

Donegal

ADVICE - Birds, esp. birds of prey

Mickey, North Donegal

086 3267443

Donegal

REHAB - Birds

Michael Sheridan, Churchill, Letterkenny, Co Donegal

086 3349430

Donegal

REHAB - All wildlife

Mike Rendle, Irish Hare Initiative, Co Down, N.Ireland www.irishhare.org

info@irishhare.org

Down, N.Ireland

ADVICE ONLY - hares & leverets

Sandra Marsden, 2nd Chance Wildlife Rehabilitation Trust, Newcastle, Co Down, N.Ireland

00 44 (0)77 5474 0155

Down, N.Ireland

ADVICE - esp squirrels

Aideen Magee, Finglas, Dublin. KAF Wildlife Unit

086 3771209

Dublin

ADVICE - All wildlife

Yvonne Mc Cann, Hedgehog Rescue Dublin, Co Dublin
Fb page: hedgehog rescue dublin

086 8810492

Dublin

REHAB - Hedgehogs ONLY

Helen Burke, Dublin Swift Conservation Group

086 8150968

Dublin

ADVICE - on swifts ONLY

Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Mount Venus Rd, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16, Co Dublin

01 4935502

Dublin

RESCUE ONLY

Mary Joyce-Glynn, Galway and Claddagh Swan Rescue, Galway, Co Galway

086 8155361

Galway

ADVICE – Birds, esp. swans

Pascal Walsh, Currow, Farranfore, Killarney, Co Kerry

087 9374317

Kerry

REHAB - Birds of prey

Louise Overy, Dingle, Co Kerry

085 8173999

Kerry

REHAB - Birds & otters

Dan Donoher, Kildare Animal Foundation Wildlife Unit, Kildare Town, Co Kildare www.animalfoundation.ie

085 8141992

Kildare 

REHAB - All wildlife

Mark Fisher, Stoneyford,
Co Kilkenny

086 6031667

Kilkenny

REHAB - All wildlife

Marie Kelly, Teagasc, Piltown,
Co. Kilkenny

087 6184282 and 051 644534

Kilkenny

ADVICE - Deer

Kilkenny SPCA, Unit 39 Hebron Industrial Estate, Hebron Road, Kilkenny, Co Kilkenny www.kilkennyspca.ie

056 7771635 and 086 8172167

Kilkenny

REHAB - All wildlife

Dan Donoher,
KAF Wildlife Unit

085 8141992

Laois

REHAB - All wildlife

Kevin O'Dea, Broadford, Co. Limerick

087 6282450

Limerick    

ADVICE - All wildlife & exotics

Rosie and Denis, Animal Magic, Deebert Cottage,  Kilmallock, Co. Limerick www.animalmagic.ie

086 8286550 and 063 98777

Limerick

REHAB - All wildlife & exotics

Eibhlin Doherty, Limavady Road, Waterside, Co. Londonderry BT47 6YS, N.Ireland

00 44 (0)751625 5138

Londonderry, N.Ireland

REHAB - Hedgehogs

Irish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA), Kenagh, Co. Longford

043 3325035

Longford, Westmeath, Roscommon, Leitrim, E. Galway, N Offaly

RESCUE & ADVICE - all wildlife

Breffni Martin, North Louth branch of Birdwatch Ireland

087 9145363

Louth

ADVICE - Bird Identification

Lynda Huxley, Castlebar, Co Mayo

094 9032422
or 083 4809532 or natureofireland@
eircom.net

Mayo

ADVICE - Birds esp swifts, swallows, martins

Ireland's School of Falconry, Ashford Castle, Cong, Co Mayo www.falconry.ie

094 9546820

Mayo

REHAB - Birds of prey

Sorcha Kennedy, Achill, Co Mayo

087 2243516

Mayo (West)

RESCUE - Birds, small mammals & seals

Wally Hering, Athboy, Co Meath

087 9442602

Meath

REHAB - Birds & small mammals

Meath Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Kells, Co Meath

087 1223968

Meath

RESCUE

Eddie Nolan, Tullamore, Co Offaly

086 3597418

Offaly

REHAB - Birds

Marie Healy, Fairy Glen Community Animal Sanctuary, Greagh na Farna Mor, Arigna, Co Roscommon

071 9646912 and 086 2439397

Roscommon

REHAB - Swans

Lothar, Eagles Flying - Irish Raptor Research Centre, Ballymote, Co Sligo www.eaglesflying.com

071 9189310 and 087 2110538

Sligo

REHAB - All wildlife, esp. birds of prey

Christine, Little Wings Bird Sanctuary, Banada, Co Sligo www.littlewingsbirdsanctuary.com

086 0273337

Sligo

REHAB - Garden birds & corvids

Conor Hickey, Tipperary South SPCA, Savanagh House, Cashel Road, Clonmel, Co Tipperary

086 6031366

Tipperary

REHAB - All wildlife

Michelle O'Donnell, Knocklong, Co Limerick

087 0667610

Tipperary (South)

RESCUE - Small mammals

Andrew Quinn, Waterford Animal Welfare, Tramore, Co Waterford www.waterfordanimalwelfare.com

087 6551152

Waterford

REHAB - All wildlife

Joe Flynn, Waterford, Co, Waterford

051 372984

Waterford

REHAB - Garden birds, esp. pigeons

Billy Gallagher, Athlone SPCA, Lissoy, The Pigeons, Athlone, Co Westmeath

090 6485910

Westmeath

REHAB - All large birds & mammals

Seal Rescue Ireland, Courtown Harbour, Co Wexford
www.sealrescueireland.org

087 1955393

Wexford

REHAB - All wildlife, esp seals & otters

Heather Wall and Catherine Johnston Irish Wildlife Sanctuary, Gorey, Co Wexford

089 4013045 and 085 8516771

Wexford

ADVICE - All wildlife

Amanda Cunningham, Co Wicklow

083 4440579

Wicklow

ADVICE - birds & small mammals

Don Ryan, Irish Hawking Club www.irishhawkingclub.ie

085 7117863

All counties

REHAB - Birds of prey

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VETERINARY SURGEONS

Name/Address

Phone Number

County

Notes/Experience

Tullow Rd Vet Clinic, Tullow Rd, Carlow, Co. Carlow

059 9130988

Carlow

 

Mulligan Brian&Tim
Hill Crest Arva Co. Cavan

049 4335306

Cavan

 

Charles Kenny Vet Clinic
Carmody Street, Ennis, Co Clare

065 6841777

Clare

deer, badger

Frances Browne, Rowanberry Vet Clinic, Creggaun Doora, Ennis, Co. Clare

065 6822237
085 2031201

Clare

 

Treaty Veterinary Clinic, No 4, Ballycasey Business Park, Shannon, Co Clare

061 703466

Clare

 

Pat O'Doherty, Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital, Vicars Road, Cork

021 4962799

Cork

 

Jerry McCarthy, Marsh Rd Skibbereen, Co. Cork

028 23000 

Cork

 

Gavin Russell, Riverview Veterinary Clinic, Distillery Road, Bandon, Co Cork  

023 8841503

Cork  

 

Ulrike Vaughan, Seaview Veterinary Clinic, Rathmore Ballyshannon Co. Donegal

071 9852805

Donegal

 

Ludwig Kern, Shore Road, Ramelton, Co Donegal

074 9152969   

Donegal

 

Kieran Corry, Anicare veterinary group, 66 Malahide Road, Clontarf, Dublin 3

01 8330744

Dublin

all wildlife

John Hardy Veterinary Practice,
Animal Welfare Veterinary Clinic,
40 Charlemont St, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin

01 6714303

Dublin

NOT birds of prey

John Bainbridge, 5 Kenillworth Square, Dublin

01 4971441

Dublin

 

Ark Vet Clinic, 46 St Mary's Rd, Galway Co. Galway

091 584185

Galway

 

Donal Murphy, Rathmore, Kerry

064 7758153
087 2548153

Kerry

 

Leixlip Veterinary Hospital, Captain's Hill, Leixlip, Co. Kildare

01 6246282

Kildare

fox, birds, bats, hedgehogs

Athy Veterinary Hospital, Gallowshill, Dublin Rd, Athy, Co. Kildare

059 8631498

Kildare

 

Pat O'Brien, Village Veterinary Hospital, Kells Road, Kilkenny

056 7762674

Kilkenny

 

Vet Care Portlaoise, 9 – 10 Well rd, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

057 8664841

Laois

 

Treaty Veterinary Clinic, High Road, Thomndgate, Limerick

061 328511

Limerick

 

Allpets Veterinary Hospital, Unit 1 /2, Bloomsbury Centre, Donore Rd, Drogheda, Co. Louth

041 9810000

Louth

 

Westgate Veterinary Hospital, Scarlet Street, Drogheda, Co. Louth

041-9838718 / 041-9837658

Louth

 

James  Victory, Crandara Veterinary, Market Sq., Longford Town

043 3346270

Longford

 

Niall Curran, Animal Hospital, Moneen, Castlebar, Co. Mayo 

094 9021586

Mayo 

birds, esp. birds of prey

Frances Harvey, Veterinary Clinic, Unit 2,  Churchlands, Slane, Co. Meath

087 2392432

Meath

birds of prey, badger

Paul Kelly, Brooklands Veterinary Hospital, Fairyhouse Road, Ratoath, Co Meath

087 2739802

Meath

 

Sabine Conboy, Ballygreenina, Collooney, Co Sligo

071 9167187

Sligo

 

William Smith, City Vets, Matties Hill, Waterford

051 371155

Waterford

bats

Pat and Michael Morrissey, Riverside Veterinary Hospital, Davitt’s Quay, Dungarvan, Co.Waterford

058 44710

Waterford

 

Peter A Murphy, Summerhill, Wexford Co. Wexford

053 9143185

Wexford

birds of prey

Shane Mc Dermott & Gail Nic Eoghain
Animal Hospital Kilcoole, Whitethorn Centre, Main Street, Co. Wicklow

01 2874802

Wicklow

all wildlife

Bairbre O'Malley
Veterinary Clinic, Kilmantain Place, Bray, Co. Wicklow

01 2723857

Wicklow

fox, birds, bats, hedgehogs

Pete Wedderburn
Brayvet, Old Conna Ave, Bray, Co Wicklow

01 2821909

Wicklow

all wildlife

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NPWS CONSERVATION RANGERS

NPWS Contact Details

Yes

for ‘Possession Licenses’ if rehabilitating a wildlife casualty

Yes

to report suspected illegal activity e.g. badger baiting

No

NOT
to report injured wildlife

NPWS has moved from the Dept. of Environment.  

NPWS is now part of the Dept. of Arts, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht.

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS)
Headquarters: 7 Ely Place, Dublin 2
Phone: 01-888 3242
Enquiries: nature.conservation@ahg.gov.ie
Website: www.npws.ie

For NPWS 'Regional contact list Sept 2013' click on 'Local NPWS Contact numbers: contact us' on the NPWS website

NPWS map

All mobile numbers listed below have been offered to IWM for inclusion online


North Eastern Region
Dublin, Louth, Meath, Kildare, Laois & Offaly

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

North Eastern Region

 

Padraig O’Donnell

RM

0761 002 591

 

 

 

DRM

(045) 520 644

Dublin, Louth & Meath

 

 

 

 

 

Dublin - North & City

Niall Harney

CR

0761 002 623
087 6620373

 

Dublin - South

Terry Doherty

CR

0761 002 624

 

Louth

Kieran Buckley

CR

0761 002 637

 

Meath - North & East

Annette Lynch

CR

0761 002 636

 

Meath - South & West

Ciaran Foley

DCO

0761 002 634

 

Kildare, Laois & Offaly

 

 

 

 

 

Kildare

Damian Clarke

DCO

0761 002 590

 

Kildare North

Sylvia O’Hehir

CR

 

 

Kildare - South

Roy Thompson

CR

0761 002 593

 

East Offaly/West Laois (Slieve Bloom Mountains)

Jason Monaghan

CR

0761 002 592

 

Offaly - East

Colm Malone

CR

 

 

Offaly - West

Noel Bugler

CR

057 913 7811

South Eastern Region
Wicklow, Wexford, Carlow & Kilkenny

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

South Eastern Region

Regional Office

Ciara Flynn

 

(0404) 45800

 

Education Centre

 

 

(0404) 45656

 

Information Office (Wicklow Mtns Nt Park)

 

 

(0404) 45425

 

 

Wesley Atkinson

RM

0761 002 671

 

 

Ciara O’Mahony

DRM

0761 002 668

 

 

 

 

 

Wicklow & North Wexford

Wicklow Mountains National Park

Enda Mullen

DCO

0761 002 669

 

Wicklow Mountains National Park

Ann Fitzpatrick

CR

0761 002 672

 

Wicklow - South

Eamon Doran

CR

 

 

South Wexford, Carlow & Kilkenny

Carlow

Lorcán Scott

DCO

0761 002 654

 

Kilkenny

Jimi Conroy

CR

0761 002 655

 

Wexford - South

Tony Murray

CR

0761 002 662

 

 

Paddy O’Sullivan

CR

 

 

Wicklow NP

John Griffin

CR

0761 002 676

 

Wicklow

Anthony McElheron

CR

 

 

Wicklow NP

 

CR

0761 002 675

Mid-Southern Region
East Cork, Limerick, Tipperary NR, Tipperary SR & Waterford

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

North Eastern Region

 

Emanon Meskell

RM

 

 

 

Vacancy

DRM

(021) 4619904

East Cork, Tipperary SR & Waterford

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cyril Saich

DCO

0761 002 503

 

Waterford - South and East

Brian Duffy

CR

 

 

Limerick & Tipperary NR

 

 

 

 

 

Limerick/North Tipperary

Stefan Jones

DCO

(067) 46323

 

Limerick - West

Liam Lenihan

CR

(063) 84066

 

Tipperary - North

Áine Lynch

CR

(067) 46325
(067) 46324

 

Limerick- East

Elaine Keegan

CR

087-2240934

South Western Region
Kerry, South and West Kerry, North Cork, South and West Cork

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

South Western Region

Regional Office

 

 

(064) 663 1440

 

 

Pat Dawson

RM

0761 002 554

 

 

Patrick Foley

DRM

0761 002 555

Kerry - North
Cork - North

 

Frank McMahon

DCO

0761 002 556

 

Cork - North-West

Tim Burkitt

CR

 

 

Kerry – South & West
Cork - South & West

 

Declan O’Donnell

DCO

(028) 37347

 

Kerry - West

Pascal Dower

CR

 

 

Cork - North

Eva Sweeney

CR

(022) 26570

 

Cork - West

Patrick Graham

CR

0761 002 657

 

Cork - Beara Peninsula

Clare Heardman

CR

0761 002 658

 

Killarney National Park

Danny O’Keeffe

CR

026 41621

 

Kerry - South

Michael O’Sullivan

CR

(064) 45257

 

Killarney National Park

Kathryn Freeman

CR

 

 

Killarney National Park

John O’Connor

CR

064 663 5215

 

Tralee

Tim O’Donoghue

CR

 

 

 

Paudie O’Leary

CR

053 9117482

 

Killarney National Park

Pádruig O’Sullivan

CR

 

 

Killarney

Brendan O’Shea

CR

 

 

Killarney National Park

Peter O’Toole

CR

 

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Mid Western Region
Clare, Galway South, Galway East, Galway North

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

Mid Western Region

Regional Office

 

 

(091) 704 200

 

 

Enda Mooney

RM

(091) 704 201

 

 

Philip Buckley

DM

 

 

 

Cathryn Hannon

DRM

(091) 870 341

Galway - South, East, & North

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gerry Higgins

DCO

0761 002 644
(091) 870 342
(091) 739 654

 

Galway - North

Mark Byrne

CR

 

 

Galway - Loughrea

Raymond Stephens

CR

0761 002 642

 

Galway - Loughrea

Helen Carty

CR

0761 002 641

 

Galway - Loughrea

Jacinta Murphy

CR

0761 002 643

 

Galway - East

John J. Higgins

CR

 

 

Galway - South-East

Rebecca Teesdale

CR

 

 

Clare

Clare - Ennis

Seamus Hassett

DCO

0761 002 582

 

Clare - North-West

Penny Bartlett

CR

 

 

Clare - North East

Sinéad Biggane R)

CR

 

 

Western Region
Mayo, Galway - West

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

Western Region

 

Noel Kirby

RM

0761 002629

 

 

Pat Warner

DM

0761 002509

 

 

Denis Strong

DRM

0761 002519

Galway - West

 

 

 

 

 

Galway West

Ger O’Donnell

DCO

0761 002529

 

Galway - Clifden

Dermot Breen

CR

0761 002628

 

Galway - Moycullen

Aonghus Ó Donaill

CR

 

 

Mayo

Mayo - North Central (Ballycroy Nat. Park)

Sue Callaghan

DCO

0761 002 520

 

Mayo - South-West

Eoin McGreal

CR

(094) 9542775

 

Mayo - North Central
(Ballycroy National Park)

Cameron Clotworthy

CR

0761 002 522

 

Mayo - North-East

James Kilroy

CR

0761 002524

 

Mayo - North-West

Irene O’Brien

CR

0761 002523

 

Mayo - Mid-West

Maurice McDonnell

CR

(094) 9031076

 

Mayo - Westport

Leonard Floyd

CR

0761 002 521

 

North Midlands Region
Cavan, Leitrim East, Longford, Monaghan, Roscommon, Westmeath

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

North Midlands Region

Regional Office

 

 

(071) 966 6700

 

 

Judit Kelemen

RM

0761 002 510

 

 

   

 

 

Westmeath - Mullingar

 

DRM

0761 002 695

Leitrim, Cavan, Longford, Monaghan

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michael Hackett

DCO

0761 002 579

 

Leitrim - South

John Matthews

CR

0761 002 580

 

Longford

Susan Moles

CR

0761 002 581

 

Monaghan

Denis O’Higgins

CR

(047) 85951

 

Roscommon, Westmeath

 

 

DCO

(044) 933 7007

 

Roscommon - South

Niall Cribbon

CR

 

 

Westmeath - North

Triona Finnen

CR

0761 002575

 

Westmeath - South

Andrea Webb

CR

 

 

Longford - Moyne

David McDonagh

CR

0761 002 600

 

Northern Region
Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim West

Regional Manager (RM)    Deputy Manager (DM)     Deputy Regional Manager (DRM)      District Conservation Officer (DCO)     Conservation Ranger (CR)

Northern Region

Regional Office

 

 

(074) 913 7090

 

 

Vacancy

RM

(074) 972 1837

 

 

 

DM

 

 

 

Dave Duggan

DRM

0761 002504

Glenveagh Nat Park, Donegal Nth

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pat Vaughan

DCO

0761 002538

 

Donegal - North

David McNamara

CR

(074) 58142

 

Donegal - North-East

Andrew Speer

 

 

 

Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim West

 

Tim Roderick

DCO

0761 002512

 

Donegal - South-East

Carl Byrne

CR

 

 

Donegal - South-West

Emer Magee

CR

 

 

 

Larry McDaid

CR

 

 

 

Seamus McGinty

CR

091 9117441

 

 

Lee McDaid

CR

 

 

 

Robbie Miller

CR

 

 

 

Fiona Farrell

CR

 

 

 

Emmett Johnson

CR

 

 

 

Robert Lundy

CR

 

 

Sligo

Eimear Byrne

CR

0761 002 508

 

Sligo - Ballinafad

Louise McAlavey CR)

CR

0761 002 516

 


AN GARDA SÍOCHÁNA

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