Center for Wild Bird Rehabilitation

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Nature Center Hours

VINS Nature Center
10am to 5pm Daily

Accepting Injured Birds
8am to 4:30pm Daily
802.359.5000 x212

Updated April 1, 2020

Found an Injured Bird?

The Center for Wild Bird Rehabilitation will continue to receive injured birds from 8:00am to 4:30pm daily.  Please call to alert staff that you are bringing an injured bird at 802.359.5000 x212 or after hours x510.

Our Wild Bird Rehabilitation Program

VINS’ highly-trained rehabilitators treat 650+ injured and orphaned birds from throughout Vermont and New Hampshire each year. We also answer to several wildlife questions and care for the many resident raptors, arthropods and reptiles!

Wild Bird Rehab


Visit our viewing window at the Center for Wild Bird Rehabilitation and get a glimpse into the exciting world of rehabilitation offered at VINS Nature Center. Our wildlife rehabilitators can be seen providing treatment and care to scores of avian patients throughout the year.

To learn more, view our Rehab-in-Action videos.

Behind the Scenes

Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Take a Behind-the-Scenes Tour* and learn what it takes to care for the myriad of avian patients and residents of the VINS Nature Center. Your journey will include viewing Rehab-in-Action and touring the ICU, prep areas, and flight cages of the Center for Wild Bird Rehabilitation. 

*Tours are seasonal - view our calendar for upcoming tours.