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What should I do if I find an injured deer UK?
Last Updated: 15th April, 2020
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Consequently, what happens if you hit a deer in the UK?
The law does not require you to report a collision involving a deer. However, if the deer is injured you should report the accident so someone can help it. First of all look for somewhere safe to stop. When you have parked, call the police non emergency number 101 (not 999) to report the accident.
Beside above, how can I help an injured baby deer? Start by calling your local animal control department or nature center, who can either take the animal or help locate a licensed wildlife rehabilitator who can. If a hidden fawn is discovered on your property, it's up to you to keep your pet dogs and your children away from it.
Also, what to do if you find a dying deer?
If you see a deer or fawn that needs assistance, contact the Whatcom Humane Society wildlife rehabilitation services center at 360-966-8845. If you live outside of Whatcom County, contact a licensed wildlife rehabilitator in your area or your local animal control provider.
What do I do with an injured pigeon UK?
For most injured birds, place them gently in a box and keep them quiet, dark and cool. It may be that the bird is in shock and will soon recover so you can let it go. If it is more seriously injured, this will reduce stress on the bird until you can get advice on how you can help it.