Wildlife Resources

Helpful Links & Resources

Statewide

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)
Wildlife problem solving
How to Find Products to Resolve Wildlife Conflicts

Wildlife Rehabilitators Association of Massachusetts (WRAM)
Groton, MA

MassWildlife Headquarters
Westboro, MA
Phone: 508-792-7270

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Boston, MA
Phone: 617-624-6000

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection 
Boston, MA
Phone: 617-292-5500

The Massachusetts Division of Environmental Law Enforcement
Phone: 800-632-8075

United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA APHIS)
Massachusetts Regional Office
Amherst, MA
Phone: 413-253-2403

United States Department of the Interior United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
New England Regional Office
Hadley, MA
Phone: 413-253-8200

East/Central

New England Wildlife Center
S.Weymouth, MA
Phone: 781-682-4878

Animal Rescue League
Boston, MA
Phone: 617-426-9170

Tufts Wildlife Clinic
Grafton, MA
Phone: 508-839-5302/7918

MassWildlife
Central Wildlife District
West Boylston, MA
Phone: 508-835-3607

Northeast

MassWildlife
Northeast Wildlife District
Phone: 978-263-4347

Southeast/Cape Cod

Cape Wildlife Center
Barnstable, MA, 02630
Phone: 508-362-0111

MassWildlife
Southeast Wildlife District
Buzzards Bay, MA
Phone: 508-759-3406

Western Mass

MassWildlife
Connecticut Valley Wildlife District
Belchertown, MA
Phone: 413-323-7632

MassWildlife
Western Wildlife District
Dalton, MA
Phone: 413-447-9789

Vendors

Businesses and organizations that can help you solve conflicts involving specific species.
(To have your services listed, please complete survey here.)

Bat:
Bat Conservation International

Bear:
Companies that sell bear resistant garbage cans:
Bearproofinc.com
BearSaver.com
UnBearAble Bins Inc.

Beaver:
Companies that build and install flow devices, deceivers and bafflers: 
Beaver Deceivers, International 
Beaver Solutions 

Bird:
Companies that sell roost inhibitors, distress call devices, predator-shaped kites and scarecrows:
Bird Barrier America, Inc. (Read our humane survey response)
Bird B Gone
Bird Busters
Bird Guard
Bird-X, Inc.
Nixalite

Canada Geese:
Companies that use trained Border Collies:
Atlantic Goose Management (MA)
Coast is Clear (Cape Cod)
Geese B Gone(Marblehead) 
Glen Highland Farm (Western MA)
Southern N.E. Goose Patrol (RI)
Vanishing Geese Control (RI)
Wild Goose Chase (Berkshires)

Coyote:
Roll Guard, Inc. fence attachment=

Deer:
Damminix Tick Tubes for outdoor use only
Deer-Off repellant
Oh Deer repellant (Read our humane survey response)

Misc.
Critter Can.org Critter proof containers
Havahart Repellants:  Critter Ridder, 
Ro-pel, Get-Away and Deer Off   
Havahart Live Traps
Tomahawk Live Traps and one-way doors
Critter Control of Central Massachusetts (Read our humane survey response)

Additional Resources

Manufacturers and Suppliers of Products Used to Resolve Wildlife Conflicts (HSUS)
Massachusetts Audubon Society
Massachusetts Department of Public Health Fact Sheets
Massachusetts State Legislature home page
The Wildlife Protection Act M.G.L. c.131 s80A (Leghold traps and certain other devices restricted)
Tufts University Center for Animals and Public Policy
USDA APHIS Wildlife Services