Dedicated to putting ‘life’ back into the ‘wild‘, SEWH is a wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and public advice charity. We care for sick and injured wildlife and aim to release animals back into the wild.
No injured or sick animal is turned away. SEWH relies entirely on donations.
If you find a sick, injured, baby animal or bird please call us on 01375 893893 for advice on what to do. See HERE for more details.
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Sad day today as we were called out to rescue this young badger who was trapped behind a fence panel. Sadly, despite first impressions he had a number of long standing injuries and his wounds, and his infection, were just too great to save him. Thanks to everyone at the South Essex Wildlife Hospital for doing everything they could. ... See MoreSee Less
the latest seal arrival, we are trying to get our stables refurbished, this one is nowhere near ready but we had nowhere else to put the pup. we are desperate for a purpose built unit for these animals. our application for the south Essex insurance brokers charity grant has got through to the next stage thanks to everyone who voted for us , if we are fortunate enough to win we will have the funds to complete a vital addition to our facilities. ... See MoreSee Less
we had a lovely fox come in today, it was found caught in netting , fortunately the rspca officer who collected him noticed he had a little problem, down below and didn't release him. the poor fox had a burst testicle so sue the hospital manager suggested it would be better for the fox to have it removed rather than try and repair it. Tom had the injured part off pretty quick and the fox is currently recovering. never let an animal go after removing netting, they are often injured somewhere! ... See MoreSee Less