Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Rule Rule 635-062-0000
Purpose of the Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit

Any person desiring to hold any bird, mammal, amphibian or reptile for the purpose of wildlife rehabilitation shall first obtain a Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. The permittee may capture, transport, temporarily possess, rehabilitate, and (with permission from the local Department district wildlife biologist) release such wildlife. The permittee may euthanize wildlife that are injured, ill, orphaned, restricted or not authorized for holding or release, as specified within the conditions of their permit and these rules.

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