Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Glen Ellyn

#7 of 19 in Parks in DuPage County
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park

Willowbrook Wildlife Center is a rehabilitation facility that provides care and medical treatment for injured and orphaned wildlife native to northeastern Illinois. As an education center, Willowbrook also serves as a resource for understanding the natural world and provides learning experiences for DuPage County residents to help them live in harmony with diverse, healthy wildlife populations.
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  • This is a low-key, zero or low-cost (suggested donation) way to enjoy a morning or afternoon with the grandkids. The rehabilitation of different animals on the grounds (Sandhill Cranes, Fox, Raccoon.....  more »
  • Before we decided go here with a raccoon with slight injuries, we spoke to the employees and saw the place. They made it seem like they are trustworthy people. This is absolutely NOT the case. This...  more »
  • Thank you for all the good you do! Your staff are clearly dedicated and in it for the animals. The animals in your care are so lucky! They were clearly happy and treated so well. They displayed many natural behaviors that you wanna see in captive animals- especially wild born ones. Bravo!
  • Please don’t go to this place. They don’t give animals with small injuries a chance to live. I went there yesterday with an injured small bunny that we rescued a week ago so they can fix his hind leg. But when we call today, they told my husband they have to euthanize him. I don’t know why. He was healthy and happy except for the foot. He could walk and hop . He was eating fine. I’m so sad, I feel that it’s my fault send him there. );
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