May 2018, Wildlife Report

In May the Mercer County Wildlife Center accepted the following 461 animals for

rehabilitation:

71  Eastern cottontail

53  Virginia opossum

44  Common raccoon

31  Canada goose

27  European starling

24  American robin

23  White-tailed deer

23  Mallard

20  House sparrow

16  Eastern gray squirrel

12  Eastern box turtle

 9  White-footed mouse

 8  Northern copperhead

 7  Common grackle

 7  Blue jay

 7  Red fox

 6  Common merganser

 6  Mourning dove

 6  Woodchuck

 5  Eastern screech-owl

 5  House wren

 4  Gray catbird

 4  Black-capped chickadee

 4  Striped skunk

 3  Black vulture

 3  White-breasted nuthatch

 3  House finch

 3  Wood duck

 3  Northern flying squirrel

 3  Eastern chipmunk

 3  Eastern painted turtle

 2  Great horned owl

 2  Turkey vulture

 2  Northern cardinal

 1  American crow

 1  Brown-headed cowbird

 1  Tufted titmouse

 1  Barn swallow

 1  Horned grebe

 1  Red-tailed hawk