Native Animal Rescue relies almost solely on private donations. Your donations go towards everything we need to rescue, rehabilitate, and release native wildlife including:

  • food
  • medicines
  • veterinary services
  • medical supplies and equipment
  • cages and enclosures
  • transportation
  • training


You can safely donate to Native Animal Rescue online by selecting either link:

Or you can donate to Native Animal Rescue by sending a check to:

Native Animal Rescue
1855 17th Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Or you can purchase many of the items needed by NAR from the Amazon Wish List.


Native Animal Rescue of Santa Cruz County (NAR) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is licensed by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the US Fish and Wildlife Service for the purpose of rehabilitating and releasing native wildlife. Contributions to NAR are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. NAR’s tax identification number is EIN #94-2711748.