Finding an Injured or Lost Bird

Please do not bring injured or sick birds to the National Aviary. The National Aviary is not a licensed rehabilitation center. Please consider the following facilities and resources to ensure the bird gets the best care.

If you find a bird that appears injured or sick, contact one of these local licensed wildlife rehabilitation facilities as soon as possible:

Humane Animal Rescue Wildlife Center
6000 Verona Road, Verona, PA 15147
Phone: 412-345-7300 

Wildlife Works, Inc.
P.O Box 113, Youngwood, PA 15697 
Phone: 724-925-6862

Moon Veterinary Hospital
991 Brodhead Rd, Coraopolis, PA 15108
Phone: 412-262-2100

Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia
286 Fairchance Road, Morgantown, WV 26508.
Phone: 304-906-5438

If you are not local to the Pittsburgh area, you can locate a wildlife rehabilitator near you using this website:

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Information Directory

If you find a bird that you believe may be a lost pet, contact:

Humane Animal Rescue
6926 Hamilton Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Phone: 412-345-7300

1101 Western Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Phone: 412-345-7300

Animal Friends
562 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: 412.847.7000

Parrot Education, Adoption, and Rehoming League (PEARL)
Phone: 412-444-5819

If you have other concerns or questions related to a wild bird anywhere in Pennsylvania, contact:

Pennsylvania Game Commission