A mallard covered in oil after being treated at HAWK in Russellville. (Photo: Sarah Fortner, THV 11)
MAYFLOWER, Ark. (KTHV) - As of Tuesday, Wildlife Response Services (WRS) has taken over all oiled animal care.
According to HAWK's Facebook page, WRS is a group of experts in oiled wildlife rehabilitation and headed up the oiled wildlife team that responded to the Gulf oil spill.
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HAWK (Helping Arkansas Wild 'Kritters') said the service is more than capable of caring for their upcoming patients, and the number contact the service is (800) 876-9291.
For more information on Wildlife Response Services, check out www.wildliferesponse.net.