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Sat, Mar 23


Division of Wildlife Headquarters: D3

Introduction to Wildlife Rehabilitation

Join us to learn all about the basics of wildlife rehabilitation!

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Introduction to Wildlife Rehabilitation
Introduction to Wildlife Rehabilitation

Time & Location

Mar 23, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Division of Wildlife Headquarters: D3, 912 Portage Lakes Drive Akron, OH 44319


About the event

Join instructor Kristen Beck to learn about the basics of wildlife rehabilitation!

IWR covers wildlife rehabilitation regulations in Ohio, handling wildlife calls, neonatal care of orphaned wildlife, zoonotic  diseases, stabilization, and transportation of Category I species (tree squirrels, ground squirrels and Eastern cottontail  rabbits). This class, or an equivalent, is required by the Ohio Division of Wildlife to apply for a Category I Rehabilitation  Permit. Registration fee includes manual, handouts, and a certificate of completion.

OWRA Members be sure to log in to receive your member discount!


  • To receive your certificate, you must be present for the full 8-hour session.
  • Registration fee covers the cost of the course and manual. Food and beverages are NOT provided.
  • Certificate of attendance is valid for 3 years from the date of training.
  • Registrants must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Cancellation must be received at least 2 weeks before the date of the workshop in order to be eligible for a refund.
  • For questions on registration, contact
  • If minimum guest requirements are not met, workshops may need to be cancelled. In case of cancellation, all participants will be refunded.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to fulfill a requirement for your Category I permit!

Bring your lunch, beverage, snacks and sense of adventure!

Membership Offer
Buy a membership and get 18% off this event at checkout


  • Introduction to Wildlife Rehab

    This ticket is for entry into the IWR Workshop. It includes the class and a copy of the IWR manual. It does NOT include lunch, beverages, or snacks. Please bring your own food and beverages.

    From $30.00 to $55.00
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    • $55.00
      +$1.38 service fee
    • $30.00
      +$0.75 service fee



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