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Androscoggin County

Michael Lyons
35 Goulding Lane,
Danville, ME 04223
777-3831 713-1734
No Federal Permit. Small mammals, especially squirrels. Danville Rd in Danville Jct. Does not transport. Located off old Danville Rd in Danville Jct. Does not transport.

Jennifer Hale
377 Bishop Hill Road
Leeds , ME 04263 524-2071 No Federal Permit. Limited to mammals, but will transport birds

Mike Cooper
75 Stetson Road
Lewiston ME 04240
No Federal Permit. Small mammals, reptiles or amphibians.

Jennifer Lewis
17 Aspen Way
Turner ME 04282
212-1039 212-1039
No Federal Permit. All mammals and reptiles. Prefer orphaned young over injured wildlife. Will transport.

Amanda Toussaint
17 Aspen Way
Turner, ME 04282
207-689-5012 207-777-1376

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Aroostook County

Arthur Howell Jr.
101 Lycette Road
Amity ME 04471
Has Federal Permit. The Art Howell Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, located 14 miles south of Houlton on Lycette Road, off Route 1.

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Cumberland County


Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center
If you would like more information about the Marine Science Center please contact us. If you want to know more about any current research projects, or more knowledge of the building, want to know about what marine animals are being rehabilitated, or just have any general questions about the MSC please send us an email or give us a call.

General questions
Marian Reagan
Building and Research questions
Shaun Gill
Tours and questions about the Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center (MARC)
Anne Watson
Donations to MARC
Keith Matassa


Jack Knight
45 Castle Lane
Bridgton ME 04009
647-5718 647-3454
No Federal Permit. Has facilities to care for bear, deer, and young moose. Rt 107, Fire Lane 202.

Martha (Kappy) Sprenger
P.O. Box 187
Bridgton ME
647-5593 04009
Has Federal Permit. Specializes in fish eating birds and chicks. Accepts all birds and mammals. 1.2 miles from Rte.302

Karen Hawkins
963 South High Street
647-3734 ME 04009
Has Federal Permit. All wildlife. Cedar shingled farmhouse on right side of road, bottom of small hill. 2.5 miles from Rte. 107 or Rte 117 toward Denmark. Does not transport.

Jessica Jackson
P.O. Box 340
Casco, ME 04015
No Federal Permit. Can take mammals in size up to and including raccoon and fox Rte. 302 to Rte 121 in Raymond. Right on 121, follow for 4.5 miles. There's a gas station on left & Plains Road on right. 4th driveway on right. Big white house with brown deck

Louise Poppema
279 Range Rd
Cumberland Center, ME 04021
No Federal Permit. Small mammals, raccoons, no birds. Approximately 60-70 feet from Range Rd.

Carlene F Crawford
33 Wentworth Rd
East Baldwin, ME 04024
No Federal Permit. All mammals. Rte. 107, Left on Cram Hill Rd, left on Wentworth Rd. Gold house on right. Will Transport.

M. Susan Spalding
113 Hunter Road
Freeport, ME 04032
Has Federal Permit. Mammals and Birds. Hunter Road at corner of Merrill Rd. Summer location is Bustin's Island, Freeport

Caryl Widdowson
27 Whitney Road
Gray, ME 04039
No Federal Permit. transport. Small mammals, no large mammals or foxes. Does not transport.

Curt Johnson
56 Game Farm Road
Gray, ME 04039

Rachel Parsons
7 Adler Drive
Gray, ME 04039
NO FEDERAL PERMIT Small mammals only

Pamela Richardson
6 Worcester Dr
Raymond, ME 04071
428-3348 657-4977
No Federal Permit. Aquatic mammals, small mammals and reptiles. From Brown Rd. in Raymond bear right at 2 forks onto Worcester Dr. 3rd house on left, just past cement bridge.

Marilyn L Goodreau
PO Box 10
South Windham, ME 04082
892-8007 1-800-482-7447
Has Federal Permit. Large white farmhouse with white barn directly across the road from Maine Correctional Center. Name on the barn. A large aviary and several nesting boxes for birds or small wild animals.

David & Joshua Sparks
46 Rousseau Road
Windham, ME 04062
Has Federal Permit. All birds. Windham/Westbrook line. One half mile from the River Road on Windham/Westbrook line.

Kathleen Darling
24 Captains Drive
Yarmouth, ME 04096
671-7707 846-8934
No Federal Permit. Raccoons only.

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Franklin County

James Parker, Ph. D.
228 Holley Rd
Farmington, ME 04938
Has Federal Permit. All birds, no mammals. "Aerie East" is on Holley Rd., 2 miles N of Farmington.

Donna Reed
86 Warren Hill Rd
Jay, ME 04239
No Federal Permit. General rehabilitation.

Dawn Brown
90 Mountain Rd
New Sharon, ME 04955
No Federal Permit. Small and large mammals. 90 Mountain Rd. on Rome/New Sharon town line. Specific Species: Black Bear-Cub and yearling rehab, research and release. Three acre pen with monitoring camera system in place. Immediate care bear building.

Donna M Cote
PO Box 92
New Sharon, ME 04955
No Federal Permit. Mammals under 75lbs. and pools for aquatic species rehab. Heated nursery for winter rehab

Donna Bogardus
PO Box 41
West Farmington, ME 04992
Has Federal Permit. All birds and mammals. 132 Morrison Hill Rd. approx. 1/4 mile from Rt. 43W. They live in Farmington. 2nd house on left, (cedar shingle cape w/black roof).


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Hancock County

Emily J Durost
P.O. Box 1339
Bucksport, ME 04416
Has Federal Permit. Blue House at corner of Bagley Avenue and Spring Street. Only takes birds.

Robert A Leightner
PO Box 13
Corea, ME 04624
Has Federal Permit. April 15 to Oct. 15 only. From Corea, turn left on Crowley Island Rd. Only house on causeway.

Stanley Richmond
PO Box 485
Ellsworth, ME 04605
667-3595 667-8460
Has Federal Permit. Migratory birds, no mammals. Stanwood Wildlife Sanctuary, on the Bar Harbor Road, past the Maine Coast Mall.

Megan Richardson
2096 Mariaville Road
Mariaville, ME 04605
No Federal Permit.

Ann Rivers
PO Box 207
Mount Desert, ME 04660
Has Federal Permit. Acadia Wildlife Foundation is located three miles south of Town Hill Center. Care for all birds, turtles, and all mammals except raccoons. Specialize in bats;large mammals; have facilities for species requiring water.

Nancy Fox
659 Newbury Neck R
Surry, ME 0468
No Federal Permit. General rehabilitation -Newbury Neck Road. Has cages that can handle small mammals. Can handle one bottle-fed litter at a time. No facilities for birds.

Heather Grierson
446 Bar Harbor Road
Trenton ME 04605
Has Federal Permit. All mammals with the exception of raccoons, and some birds

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Kennebec County

Peter Davis D.V.M.
220 Western Avenue
Augusta, ME 0433
Has Federal Permit. Full service veterinary hospital available for initial care and subsequent transfer. .

Robert Miner
918 Pond Rd
Mount Vernon, ME 04352
No Federal Permit. North end of Echo Lake off Route #41. property 1 mile north on right across from Ithiel Gordon Rd. Also another

Adam Farrington
141 Watson Road
Poland, ME 04274
NO FEDERAL PERMIT I will take all snakes, turtles and amphibians. I have facilities for and am willing to take small mammals and deer. I will also take otters and other water bound critters (mink, muskrat)

Don & Carleen Cote
1787 North Belfast A
Vassalboro, ME 04989
Has Federal Permit. Birds, mammals, turtles, raccoons. Adjacent to Three-Mile Pond rest area/boat launch. Gray house & garage.

William Portela
36 Greeley Road
Windsor, ME 04363
No Federal Permit. All animals. On Greeley Rd. off Rte. 105 in Windsor, 2.3 miles E of Hussey's Store (Maple Lane Farm)

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Knox County

Beth Settlemeyer
13 Rawstron Drive
Friendship, ME 04547

Margo Bryant Maloney D.V.M
6 Great Marsh Lane
Owls Head, ME 04854
594-7163 557-5669
Has Federal Permit. All wildlife.

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Lincoln County

Mary (Betsy) Pratt
434 Pension Ridge
R Boothbay, ME 04537
633-3617 882-9677
No Federal Permit -Rt 27 Boothbay to Hardwick Road. Hardwick take right onto Pension Ridge, go 1 1/2 miles. left. Will do small mammals At the end of Tan ranch house on

Dean Domeyer D.V.M.
P.O. Box 178
Boothbay, ME 04537
633-6309 633-3447
No Federal Permit. Small mammals and reptiles.

Christine Welch
530 Main Street
Damariscotta, ME 04543
563-3934 563-5778
Has federal permit.

Kathy Williams
132 Old Country Road
Edgecomb, ME 04556
882-5522 841-3390
No Federal Permit. Small and Large mammals, nonfederal birds. Rte 27 South to Old County Rd., At bottom of large hill you'll see the brown house w/red barn out back.

Lee & Thomas Szelog
PO Box 36
Whitefield, ME 04353
No Federal Permit. General rehabilitation.

Larry Barnes
179 Beechnut Hill Rd
Wiscasset, ME 04578
882-4282 380-5552
Has Federal Permit. Birds of Prey only.

Bridget Green
PO Box 88
Wiscasset, ME 04578
882-7951 631-0874
No Federal Permit. Small mammals, raccoons. No birds. Approx. 2 miles from downtown. Follow Rt 1 south behind Green's gas station. Gray home back in the woods.

Lynne Flaccus
485 Chewonki Neck
Wiscasset, ME 04578
549-3326 882-7323
Has Federal Permit. Chewonki Foundation facilities in Wiscasset. Neck Road. Will rehabilitate turtles only.

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Oxford County

MelodyEcho Thurlow
337 Shedd Road
Norway, ME 04268
Has Federal Permit. One intensive care carrier, many large and small cages, plus aquariums for snakes and turtles. Small and medium size mammal cages, small and medium birds and raptors. Rehab reptiles and amphibians. Also have an enclosure for deer fawns. Route 118 west from Norway, take right on Shedd Road, go two miles. Mail box says (337), house on right. New larger cages.

Fred Idler
25 Porter Springs Rd|
Porter, ME 04068
No Federal Permit. Take # 160 from South Hiram, 1.7 miles to Porter Springs Rd., Road is on the left. Porter Springs Rd. ends at my house.

Matthew E Holden D.V.M.
136 Western Avenue
South Paris, ME 04281
Has Federal Permit. Hospital Oxford Hills Veterinary Hospital -Full Service Veterinary

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Penobscot County

Deborah Bryant
15 Hudson Road
Alton, ME 04468
No Federal Permit. Will take orphan mammals. I 95 to Old Town/Hudson exit. Head towards Hudson. Go 5 miles. Hirundo Wildlife Refuge is on the right. Please go to Gate 2 or 3.

Evelyn Jordan
149 Pea Ridge Road
Chester, ME 04457
Has Federal Permit -Located 1 1/2 miles down Pea Ridge Road in Chester, 1 mile past Chester Animal Hospital; yellow house / saw mill operation (Jordan Mill Works) Will rehabilitate birds (has facilities for up to 3) and reptiles.

William Arthurs Jr.
2762 Lee Road
Lee, ME 04455
Has 3 buildings, and is set up for anything with fur. Wolf Run Wildlife Refuge

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Piscataquis County

Ruth French
62 French Road
Dover Foxcroft ME 04426
No Federal Permit. Near Brann's Mills Pond. Eight cages, one large
enclosure and one outdoor enclosure.

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Sagadahoc County

Deborah L Bryan
49 Deer Run Road
Bowdoin, ME 04287
666-8036 725-2088
NO FEDERAL PERMT. Small and large mammals. Take left on 201 North to Rte 125 East, go past Lewis Hill Road, go up small hill, Deer Run Road is first paved road on the left. Home is fourth driveway on right #49.

Sarah McLuer
PO Box 511
Woolwich, ME 04579
No Federal Permit. NO BIRDS. Small mammals, primarily transports.

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Somerset County

Jane Mullin
PO Box 190 / 168 Ba ACO.
Embden ME 04958
No Federal Permit. All mammals. 1/3 mile on Barron Rd. off Rte. 16. West out of N. Anson towards N. New Portland, actually in Embden. Experienced ACO. Will transport.

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Waldo County

Sandra Stone
240 Swanville Rd
Frankfort, ME 04438
223-4213 592-9000
No Federal Permit. All mammals, no birds. Green barn on the Swanville Road about 2 miles from Swanlake Park towards Frankfort.

Diane Winn
418 N. Palermo Road
Freedom, ME 04941
Has Federal Permit. All birds and reptiles. Has several flight cages. No mammals. Avian Haven is located on Palermo Rd. in Freedom. 1.5 miles north from S. Freedom Rd. or 2 miles south from Rte 137. Gray-green cape.

Marc Payne
418 N. Palermo Road
Freedom, ME 04941
Has Federal Permit. All birds and reptiles. No mammals. Avian Haven is located on Palermo Rd. in Freedom. 1.5 miles north from S. Freedom Rd. or 2 miles south from Rte 137. Gray-green cape.

Julie Monsen
506 Banton Road
Palermo 993-2845 ME 0435
Has Federal Permit.

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Washington County

Wanda Bradford
1181 US Highway 1
Columbia Falls, ME 04623
Home: 483-6035 Bus: 497-2363

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York County

Lisa Lund
693 Goding Rd
Acton, ME 04001
636-1737 477-8144
No Federal Permit. All mammals. No Birds. From Acton Fair Ground, turn left onto Milton Mills Rd. Then left onto County Rd. Immediate left is Goding Rd. House is on the left.

Lorisa Ricketts
P.O. Box 620
Cape Neddick, ME 03902
This gal is working out of the Center for Wildlife's facilities The center does have a federal permit: MB736663-0

Amy Titcomb
P.O. Box 620
Cape Neddick, ME 03902
This gal is working out of the Center for Wildlife's facilities The center does have a federal permit: MB736663-0

Karen McElmurry
PO Box 620
Cape Neddick, ME 03902
361-2819 361-1400
Has Federal Permit. All birds,small mammals and reptiles. No fox, raccoon, or skunks.

Catherine Lank
1 Sawmill Road
Kennebunk, ME 04043
No Federal Permit -Off the Ross Road in Kennebunk. Will transport. No Raccoons Received notification from Catherine that she will not be able to do rehab this year. Her permit exp. Date is 02/15/2012, but I had to change it to "disable" her from the available rehab. list

Carolyn Ziebart
259 River Road
Limington, ME 04049

Sandra Mitchell D.V.M.
838 Portland Road
Saco ME 04072
No Federal Permit Located on Route 1 in Saco near Jolly John's car dealership

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New Hamphshire

Chris Bogard
Epping, NH 03042
Rehab Type: Turtles only

Cathie Gregg
PO Box 97
Madison, NH 03849
Bus: (603) 367-9453
Has Federal Permit. Turn at Elaine Connors Center for Wildlife sign.

Kate Taylor
Moultonborough NH
Loon Preservation Committee
603-476-5666 (business)
207-642-2311 (home)
Rehab Type: Loons

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Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: (617) 628-5000
Web site:

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Heidi Stout, D.M.V. 110 Possum Hollow Newark 302-737-9543 DE 19711 Has Federal Permit. Aquatic birds, sea birds, small aquatic & terrestrial mammals. Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, Inc.


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