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Wisconsin wildlife rehabilitation: caring for sick and injured animals

  • February 11, 2020
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Monona Community Center, 1011 Nichols Rd., Monona
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The Retirement Challenges and Opportunities Committee invites UWRA members to a PowerPoint presentation titled, “Wisconsin wildlife rehabilitation: caring for sick and injured animals,” presented by Jackie Sandberg, Wildlife Training Supervisor at Dane County Humane Society’s (DCHS) Wildlife Center. The Center (assisted by local volunteers) helps over 4,000 sick and injured wild animals every year with the goal of releasing healthy animals back to their natural habitats.

DCHS is a private, non-profit, community-supported organization and is not affiliated with any government agency or national animal welfare organization. The Center is an open admission shelter accepting all animals that need assistance regardless of age, health status or temperament. 

Jackie is the wildlife training supervisor at Dane County Humane Society’s Wildlife Center. She holds a master’s degree in conservation biology and sustainable development (UW-Madison) in addition to advanced state and federal wildlife rehabilitation licenses. She is interested in ornithological research including the fundamental effects of wildlife rehabilitation on local population dynamics and the success of specific individuals.

Videotaping of this session is not yet confirmed.


Food pantry contributions   

Both cash and checks payable to Mt. Zion Baptist Church Food Pantry will be accepted.


Parking

Take Beltline,  exit 265.  Drive north on Monona Drive about 1.2 miles. Turn left onto Nichols Rd. Follow Nichols about 0.8 miles. Community Center on right at the intersection of Nichols and Healy Lane. If you reach Winnequah Rd, you've gone too far.  There is ample parking at the Center and ramp access as well as stairs into the building.


Registration

Advance registration is required.  You are encouraged to register online. If you are not registered, we cannot guarantee that there will be sufficient handouts available.  If you or your companion registered for this seminar but cannot attend, please email or call the UWRA Office.

To register by phone or email, call or email 

UW-Madison Retirement Association
21 N Park St, Room 7205
Madison WI 53715-1218
608-262-0641
retireassn@mailplus.wisc.edu



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Madison, WI 53715-1218

608-262-0641

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