Large Mammals

CoyoteLarger mammals such as javalina, coyotes, fox, bobcats, mountain lions, and predators such as these are dangerous and should not be handled by the public.  This includes sick or injured adult skunks and raccoons.  

These animals should only be handled by trained rescue volunteers or personnel preferably who have had rabies shots. 


Southwest Wildlife at 480-471-9109


Adobe Mt. Wildlife Center at 623-582-9806



Many of these animals live in urban/suburban areas and if they are healthy, they cannot, in most cases, be captured and relocated.  Don't feed them or leave pet food outside. 


Last updated November 1, 2022