The Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital treats up to 6800 sick and injured animals every year. From Sea Turtles to koalas, frogs and snakes - the dedicated team of vets, nurses and volunteers work round-the-clock to provide world-class treatment to wildlife in need.
Sadly, 70 per cent of patients are victims of car accidents, dog attacks or human pollution.
While many animals are successfully rehabilitated and released back to the wild, some require full-time wildlife carers for the remainder of their life; others don't survive.
Age: 5 years old
Found: Leah was spotted in a tree in Kilkivan, Queensland with a severe case of chlamydial conjunctivitis, and a back-rider joey.Read Full Patient Details
Sex: Male Weight: 1.8kgs
Found: Houdini was found on the side of the road in Winton, Outback Queensland after his mother was killed in a car accident.Read Full Patient Details
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24 Hour Wildlife Emergency Phone: 1300 369 652
Rescue vehicles and staff are on call seven days a week. Please don’t let wildlife suffer – give us a call, we'll take care of it!