When wildlife, whether adults or babies, are spotted in more populated areas, people often feel the animals need help and do not know how to address the situation. To help inform everyone about the best and safes way to deal with potential wildlife issues, the Massachusetts Department of Fish & Game has posted important information on their website. Click here to read Finding Young Wildlife to learn more about what you should and shouldn't do if you happen to see wildlife, especially baby animals, in your area.
The MA Department of Fish & Game is an excellent resource for any wildlife questions, including those not covered in the article. For contact information for the department and additional resources about animal welfare, including both wildlife and domestic animals, visit the NRT's Animal Resources page for more information.