Wildlife

Welcome to the largest and most sophisticated wildlife center in Texas.

Welcoming all species of native wildlife in need.

The Wildlife Center of Texas is a subsidiary of the Houston SPCA and one of the largest wildlife rehabilitation centers in the nation. This unique facility cares for over 10,000 wild animals representing more than 350 different species in any given year.

In addition to direct animal care, the Wildlife Center of Texas specialists provide environmental education for over 20,000 adults and children each year, as well as oiled-wildlife-response training workshops for industry personnel, veterinarians, wildlife rehabilitators and the general public.

The mission is to care for all injured, orphaned, ill and oiled native wildlife through rehabilitation, public education and oiled wildlife response.

What should I do if I find a wild animal?

How do I schedule an environmental education presentation?

Oil spill and emergency response

Want to volunteer?

The Wildlife Center of Texas is located at 7007 Katy Road, Houston, TX 77024. Experienced staff members are available to assist you at 713-861-WILD (9453), every day except New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Hours of Operation

September 1 - February 29, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., seven days a week.
March 1 - August 31, Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday/Sunday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Learn more at http://www.wildlifecenteroftexas.org or call us at (713) 861-WILD (9453).


Thank you to our sponsors and donors.

 Hill's Logo.png FSL-Bowl-Final-RGB_LR.pngHills_Master_SD_logo_RGB_®.jpg2016 VCA-Logo-RGB-High.jpg   Charity Navigator Logo   2016 BBB Seal   BBB Winner of Distinction 2018-HoustonSPCA1.jpg