Individuals who are interested in rehabilitation of wild animals in South Dakota must meet certain qualifications and have a South Dakota Wildlife Rehabilitator Permit.
The main requirements are:
GFP has adopted the standards and guidelines established by the National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association available at http://www.nwrawildlife.org/
If you are interested in becoming a permitted wildlife rehabilitator, contact the GFP representative in your area. These individuals can guide you through the application process:
Nathan Baker | 605.223.7709
Jacquie Ermer | 605.345.3381
Josh Delger | 605.362.2714
Trenton Haffley | 605.394.2394