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Milwaukee Campus

4500 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53208
Phone: 414-264-6257   |   Email:
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Adoption Hours

To adopt at the Milwaukee Campus, please join our waitlist online during adoption hours on the day you are available to visit. 

Mondays:        Closed
Tuesdays:       11 a.m. - 7 p.m. - 8/16 ADJUSTED HOURS: 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesdays:  11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Thursdays:      11 a.m. - 7 p.m. 
Fridays:           11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturdays:      10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sundays:         Closed

Surrender/Arrivals Hours

*If you are bringing an animal to WHS, please call us in advance at 414-264-6257 to make an appointment so we're better prepared for your animal's arrival. 

Mondays:        10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesdays:       10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - 8/16 ADJUSTED HOURS: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesdays:  10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Thursdays:     10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Fridays:          10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturdays:      10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sundays:        10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Hours

Monday - Sunday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.*

Important Note: Please call 414-431-6204 first, before coming to WHS with an animal. CLICK HERE for more information.
Due to the current prevalence of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), commonly called ‘bird flu’, in our region, it is of vital importance that you do not bring in an animal to the wildlife hospital until our team has talked with you directly and has instructed you how to safely do so. 
CLICK HERE to learn more about HPAI
CLICK HERE for information regarding potential human health risks

*Hours subject to change. Please call 414-431-6204 before bringing in any wild animal patient. For more info, click here

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