Contact Us

Contact Us By Phone

For rescues in Shasta County our primary contact point is the Shasta Wildlife Rescue Hot Line:

530 365-WILD (365-9453)

You can also use this phone number for routine communications. This phone has an answering system that is available 24 hours per day. Between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm the messages are checked every two hours during the closed season. During the active season, a volunteer at the Center is usually available to take your call. For more information on hours and staffing see our About Us web page. In Tehama County the primary contact for all wildlife rescues is Tehama Wild Care at 530 347-1687. Also see their Facebook page.

For additional information regarding specific wildlife species rescues or for guidelines on who to call for rescues in other areas inside and outside of California, please see our Find a Critter? web page.

Contact Us by Email

Main email address: You can use email to request routine information, general inquiries about SWRR, non- emergency wildlife related issues or general questions. Send email to:

DO NOT use email for urgent communications such as wildlife that is in distress or danger. Use email only for routine communications or information requests. Email is checked only once daily so a timely response to emergencies is not possible. Use our telephone hot line above for all urgent communications.

Webmaster email address: For website related issues, corrections, suggestions, broken links, news, etc. you can contact the webmaster at our same email address:

Contact Us By Mail

Shasta Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation, Inc. PO Box 1173 Anderson, CA 96007-1173

Street Address (do not use for mail)

3752 Rupert Road Anderson, CA

Visit the Center, Directions, Hours and Staffing

To visit the center in person and also for additional information about our facility see our About Us web page.

SWRR Board Members

To contact an SWRR board member, please do one of the following: • Call our hot line number above. • Email us at our main email address above. • Write “Attention: SWRR Board of Directors” and mail your letter to the mailing address above. In your communication, ask for a board member to contact you and specify what the issue is about so we can route it to the appropriate staff member.

Center Coordinator

Name: Marianne Call her at the SWRR Center at: 530 365-WILD (365-9453)

Volunteer Coordinator

To contact our Volunteer Coordinator or for information about volunteering with SWRR please go to our Volunteer Opportunities web page.

Education "Ed" Animals

To set up a visit to your organization or group by our Education "Ed" Animals see our Ed Animals web page.

To Become a Member, Sponsor or Donate to SWRR

We need your help. For information about membership and donations please see our Membership & Donations  web page.

Press and Media Assistance

For press and media assistance (no animal calls or calls outside normal business hours) contact: Karlene Stoker at: 530 917-0930 (cell phone)

Gift Shop

You can purchase a number of items in our Gift Shop including hats, T-shirts, coffee mugs, books and more. All of the profits go towards helping the animals.


Be sure and visit our Facebook page:
2018 - Shasta Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation, Inc. (SWRR)
PO Box 1173 Anderson, CA 96007-1173
530 365-WILD (365-9453)

- Header photo by Jeff Carson -