What should I do if I find an orphaned or injured wild animal?
At the Calgary Zoo, we sometimes receive calls about orphaned or injured wildlife. Before handling an orphaned or injured wild animal, please contact the Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society wildlife hotline at 403-239-2488 or visit
The Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society (CWRS) is a registered non-profit charitable organization that treats, rehabilitates and releases injured and orphaned wildlife.
Markhors have been known to climb trees in search of nutritious leaves. One was sighted on the branch of an oak tree about six metres (19 feet) above the ground, calmly munching on leaves.