Corvid Care

General Avian Emergency

General recommendations regarding bird related problems and emergencies:

Corvid Specific Emergency

Species specific considerations when finding a grounded corvid fledgling:

First Aid

General advice about life saving first aid measures applicable to all bird species including corvids:

Diet of Corvids

Dietary requirements of corvids:

Raising and Caring for Corvids

Species specific requirements and recommendations when caring for corvids including aviary setup, company, enrichment, imprinting, disabilities and release:

UK Wildlife Rescue and Rehabber List

Not all bird rescues and rehabber are specialised in corvids or are able to provide long term care facilities suitable for the specific needs of corvids. Prior to the hand over of the rescue bird, it is recommended to check the relevant policies, which includes the euthanasia policy. The third party database of registered wildlife rescues and rehabbers is kindly provided by the charity Starlight Trust:

Corvid Friendly Rescues and Rehabber

Tips and ideas how to find a corvid friendly bird rescue or rehabber and how to help your local wildlife rescue: