June 2018 Wildlife Report

In June the Mercer County Wildlife Center accepted the following 517 animals for

rehabilitation:

60  Eastern cottontail

42  Common raccoon

35  American robin

37  Snapping turtle

32  Mallard

29  White-tailed deer

24  European starling

19  Blue jay

19  House sparrow

19  Virginia opossum             

17  Common grackle

16  House wren

16  Eastern box turtle

11  White-footed mouse

10  Mourning dove

  9  Eastern gray squirrel

  9  Eastern painted turtle

  8  Common map turtle

  7  American crow

  7  Gray catbird

  6  Eastern bluebird

  6  Big brown bat

  6  Eastern phoebe

  6  Barn swallow

  6  Eastern chipmunk

  5  Canada goose

  4  Red-tailed hawk

  4  Northern cardinal

  4  Red-bellied woodpecker

  3  Downy woodpecker

  3  Woodchuck

  3  Northern flicker

  3  Brown-headed cowbird

  3  Striped skunk

  3  Northern copperhead

  3  Red-bellied turtle

  2  House finch

  2  Red fox

  2  Fish crow

  2  Northern mockingbird

  1  Brown creeper

  1  Northern oriole

  1 Turkey vulture

  1  Belted kingfisher

  1  Great black-backed gull

  1  Wood duck

  1  Black vulture

  1  Black-billed cuckoo

  1  Eastern kingbird

  1  Ruby-throated hummingbird

  1  Black-crowned night heron

  1  Great horned owl

  1  Tree swallow

  1  Peregrine falcon

  1  Purple martin

  1  Black-capped chickadee

  1  Chipping sparrow

  1  Red squirrel

  1  Eastern ratsnake