Corvid Care

First Aid

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

Flowchart No1 and Flowchart No2

General Avian Emergency

General recommendations regarding bird related problems and emergencies:

Corvid Specific Emergency

Species specific considerations when finding a grounded corvid fledgling:

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

Please check out the links below, which will take you to third party databases of rescues and rehabbers in the UK. The provision of these links is for your convenience only and does not imply any endorsement of, or responsibility for, these organisations or the facilities or services they provide.

Help Wildlife UK

UK Animal Rescues

British Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (BWRC)

Swift First Aid and Care

Please note that not all bird rescues and rehabbers are able to provide care, treatment and rehabilitation facilities for all native bird species including corvids, and might not be able to provide long term care facilities required in some cases. Prior to the hand over of any rescue animal, it is recommended to check the relevant policies of the rescue or veterinary surgeon concerned, which includes respective euthanasia policies.

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: