Article Text

Wildlife rescue and rehabilitation guidelines
  1. Mark Stidworthy
  1. President, BVZS, International Zoo Veterinary Group, Parkwood Street, Keighley BD21 4NQ e-mail:

Statistics from

ON October 1, the British Veterinary Zoological Society (BVZS) issued guidelines for veterinary surgeons and wildlife professionals working in the field of British native wildlife rescue and rehabilitation. The guidelines clarify the law relating to this area for all stakeholders, and promote best practice within wildlife rescue centres.

Wildlife rescue is valued by local communities, contributes to conservation, and helps to safeguard the health …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.