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The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge us all. During this uncertain time IWRC is working to collate and share information that is of importance to wildlife rehabilitators around the globe. The following list of resources covers a broad range of topics, and will be updated as the situation continues to develop. 

COVID -19 General Information

World Health Organization

World Organization for Animal Health

Centers for Disease Control



Wildlife Related Information

Considerations for Wildlife Rehabilitation during COVID-19

National Wildlife Health Center Bulletin

UPDATED 8/19/2020 Science-based Facts & Knowledge about Wild Animals, Zoos, and SARS-COV-2 VIRUS

Worms and Germs Blog

Shelter and Veterinary Welfare Digest

Considerations for the Management of Non-Domestic Species in Human Care During COVID-19

NWRA Statement on Rehabilitation of Bats in North America

NEW 9/11/2020 Non-Human Primate COVID-19 Information Hub

NEW 9/11/2020 Guidelines for Working with Free-Ranging Wild Mammals during COVID-19

En Español

Columbia Trafico de Fauna Silvestre, La Pandemia del COVID-19

México Bioseguridad para protgr a la fauna silvstr del COVID-19

Para la Protección de los Murciélagos

UNDRR Cuidado y Protección de mascotas durante COVID-19

Medidas preventivas en centros de rescate y zoológicos

En Français

Lignes directrices conjointes pour travailler avec des mammifères
sauvages en liberté pendant la pandémie de COVID-19

Legal and Financial Information 

National Council of Nonprofits – USA

Charity Village– Canada

Nonprofit Finance Fund – USA

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