Deserves a Chance
At the Squirrel Refuge in Vancouver, Washington, we work with an amazing team of volunteers and professionals to rehabilitate, release, and/or provide sanctuary for orphaned and injured wildlife. We specialize in the rescue of small mammals like squirrels, ground squirrels, chipmunks, possums, and rabbits and rely on donations from animals lovers like you.
“The orphaned squirrel, Moses, was underweight and dehydrated. He just didn't seem to be thriving like his brothers. After a couple of months of care at the Squirrel Refuge though, he was healthy and ready for release! ”
Jaclyn S. - Volunteer
Squirrel Rehab 101
Learn about the best and safest squirrel housing to buy or build depending on age and size.
Learn what to safely feed a squirrel, how much, and how often for proper nutrition.
Illnesses & Injuries
Identify and treat common illnesses and injuries in squirrels that are in need of care.
Find out how to safely transport your squirrel in need to a rehabber near you.
Learn the nutritional, housing, and other needs of an adult squirrel being rehabbed.
A members-only section with info on the proper care and feeding of baby squirrels.
Raising for Rehab
The best way to raise your orphan squirrel for their later safe release into the wild.
A forum of experts on squirrel rehab info and helpful Q&A.