CARE INSTRUCTIONS FOR INFANT SQUIRRELS

SQUIRREL TALES
A MANUAL OF INFANT CARE FOR BEGINNERS

The contents of Squirreltales.org have been reviewed and endorsed by respected, trained, and experienced rehabilitators across the country.

A professional version of Squirrel Tales, written specifically for newly licensed rehabilitators and for rehabilitation centers in need of a teaching manual, has been published by the National Wildlife Rehabilitators' Association in their Spring 2007 Bulletin. It is available as a reprint at http://nwrawildlife.org/reprints.asp.

By Sarah Rowe
Columbus Squirrel Rescue, Columbus, Georgia, USA
Email: scrga@aol.com
Georgia Wildlife Rehabilitator's License #9730

To find a rehabilitator in your area, go to http://www.squirrel-rehab.org

Babies Raised on Scalded Milk Compared with Babies
Raised on Esbilac Powder/Heavy Whipping Cream

baby squirrel picture

baby squirrel picture

All of the babies in the above photos are the same age.
The younger a squirrel is when it is started on poor formulas,
the more severe will be the effects.

baby squirrel picture

5-week-old baby fed evaporated milk

baby squirrel picture

3-1/2-week-old babies fed Esbilac Powder

baby squirrel picture

baby squirrel picture

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Sarah Rowe - Columbus Squirrel Rescue
Email: scrga@aol.com

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