Wildlife in Darebin

Echidna on road

What to do if you find a displaced or injured domestic or native animal in your neighbourhood.

Domestic animals

If you come across an injured domestic animal (eg rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, hamsters, goats, sheep) you can contact us for assistance.

To attend to the issue quickly, we'll need your first name, contact phone number (ideally a mobile number) and location of animal.

Protected wildlife

For injured wildlife (eg possums, kangaroos, echidnas, bats, birds), please contact:

Wildlife Victoria
Phone: 1300 094 535 (24-hour service)

More information

Customer service
Phone: 03 8470 8888
Email: mailbox@darebin.vic.gov.au