About Nature's Nursery
Nature's Nursery Center for Wildlife
Rehabilitation and Conservation Education is a Non-profit organization
located in Whitehouse, Ohio. We provide medical care to injured and
orphaned wild animals, and conduct nature education programs for
children and adults.
mission is to improve the well-being of Northwest Ohio wildlife
populations and habitat through public education and rehabilitation of
injured, ailing, and orphaned wildlife with an emphasis on coexistence.
accept most injured and orphaned wild animals that are native to Ohio.
However, due to state regulations, we cannot take deer, raccoons, or
coyotes. We also do not take companion animals (dogs or cats),
livestock, or domestic animals, including domestic rabbits and domestic
We do not list our physical address
to avoid animals being dropped off while no one is at the office. Those
animals have very little chance of surviving when we are not available.
If you have an animal to bring to us please call 419-877-0060 for
directions and an appointment time.
Found an animal?
Click here to see if it may need help. Never handle any bat
that you have found, or allow children to come in contact with it. If
you do, the animal will have to be destroyed so that it can be tested
Click here to read our FAQs.
Visit our Upcoming Events page for opportunities to visit Nature's Nursery.
Nature's Nursery receives no tax dollars, United Way funding, or
financial support from the Metroparks. We are funded primarily through
memberships and donations. To make a donation to help support our
work with injured and orphaned wildlife, please click this link:
Or join today! Click here to view the various levels of membership.