• living with wildlife

For Your Review

  • Preventing Conflicts with Wildlife

    Prevent and resolve problems with wildlife in your home, on your property, or in your neighborhood.

  • Wildlife as Pets

    Can I keep a skunk as a pet? Do I need a permit to keep my wolf when I move to Massachusetts? The Division of Fisheries and Wildlife fields these and similar questions from people with an interest in keeping some kind of wild or exotic wildlife as a pet.

  • Finding Young Wildlife

    What should you do if you find a fawn? a cub? Get some tips on the best actions to take.

  • Moving Wildlife

    Though people don't intend any harm, there are consequences to moving wildlife elsewhere. Some of these consequences affect both wildlife and other people.

  • Wildlife Rehabilitation

    Know what to do if you find sick or injured wildlife.

  • PAC Agents & Districts
    Understand the role of a Problem Animal Control (PAC) Agent and find licensed individuals who handle specific nuisance wildlife problems on your property.
  • Wildlife Fact Sheets Library
    Wildlife fact sheets and articles available as PDFs.