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Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Inc. (Established 1977)
Sanctuary
Web Site: http://www.wildlife-rescue.org

Phone: 1 (830) 336-2725; 1 (830) 336-2784   Fax: 1 (830) 336-3733  
Rt. 5, Box 5137, Boerne, Texas UNITED STATES
Affiliations: Association of Sanctuaries

Mission: To rescue and rehabilitate injured, orphaned or displaced native wildlife and to return them to the wild whenever possible; To provide permanent, lifetime care for non-indigenous wildlife in large, natural, outdoor enclosures. This sanctuary is not open to the public, and we do not exhibit, breed, sell or trade any animals in our care.

Training Opportunities: Educational opportunities are available for: Pre-College, Undergraduate; Program emphasis: Basic care and feeding; Field work opportunities are not available; Financial support is not available; We use the services of volunteers and students from local universities and colleges who want to observe primates and other species of wildlife, and learn about husbandry, diets, and general care in a captive situation.

Number of Staff: 13

Supported Species: 7 Aotus (owl monkey), 7 Ateles (spider monkey), 1 Ateles geoffroyi (Geoffroy's spider monkey), 10 Callithrix jacchus (common marmoset), 4 Cebus apella (tufted capuchin), 9 Cebus capucinus (white-faced capuchin), 4 Cebus olivaceus (wedge-capped capuchin), 4 Macaca fascicularis (long-tailed macaque), 4 Macaca mulatta (rhesus macaque), 19 Otolemur garnettii (Garnett's galago), 2 Saimiri sciureus (common squirrel monkey)

Publications: "Wildlife Rescue News" (monthly)

Comments: Physical address is: 110 Los Indiso Ranch Road, Boerne, TX

Last Updated: 1998-05-22


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