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RacoonsOakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center does NOT handle wildlife. We cannot mix wildlife with the domesticated animals in our facility. We handle domesticated animals only – this includes livestock, such as cows, chickens, and horses (although we do not have the facilities to board them at the shelter). All wildlife complaints or concerns should be directed to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) at (800) 292-7800.

For more information please see our frequently asked questions below: 

 Wildlife Frequently Asked Questions

expand Do you handle wildlife?
expand I have a raccoon, opossum, or bats in my home, what should I do?
expand There is a coyote in my yard, what should I do?
expand I have an injured deer in my yard, what should I do?
expand What should I do if I find a bat in my house or if my pet kills a bat?
expand What should I do if I get bitten by a wild animal?
expand How do you test to find out if an animal has rabies?