Ontario Wildlife Custodians


OWC Professional Fellowship ($30/year)


  • A licensed Authorized Wildlife Custodian
    (must provide a copy of authorization)
  • Benefits

  • Voting rights
  • Shape policy
  • Directory listing
  • Access to event listings, courses and symposiums
  • on-line access to education materials and networking
  • OWC Professional Associate ($25/year)


  • Licensed veterinarian with wildlife experience
  • Registered veterinarian technician with wildlife experience
  • individuals registered as foster care givers, volunteers and professionals in the field of zoology, ecology or environmental sciences who support the mission, vision and objectives of OWCA
  • individuals employed by wildlife management agencies (e.g. conservation officers, humane societies, SPCA, and animal control services
  • individuals who have an interest in becoming an authorized wildlife custodian
  • Benefits

  • Access to event listings, courses and symposiums
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to mentorship opportunities
  • Contributing Member (by donation)


  • Individuals who share a passion for wildlife and would like to support OWC in their endeavors to improve and promote professionalism in the field of wildlife rehabilitation
  • Benefits

  • Providing financial support to wildlife custodian continuing education and networking efforts

    Student Member ($20/year)


  • Same as OWC Professional Associate
  • Must be a registered student and provide a copy of student ID