Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre
|Location, Telephone & Internet|
|Address & Map|
724 Erskine Ave S, Unit 6B
Peterborough, ON K9J 5T9
|Address Notes||Not open to the public|
|Mailing Address||c/o Riverview Park & Zoo |
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Z5
|Primary Contact||Kate Siena, Development and Sustainability Coordinator|
|Alternate Contact||Lindsay Maxim, Administrative Coordinator|
|Primary Executive||Sue Carstairs, Executive and Medical Director|
|Alternate Executive||Dianne Barclay, Chair, Board of Directors; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description & Services|
|Description||* Wildlife centre that provides emergency and rehabilitative care to native species of turtles that have been injured on our busy roadways, with the goal of releasing them back into their natural habitat. |
* KTTC only accepts turtles that are native to Ontario - no pets.
* The Centre is a licensed wildlife rehabilitation facility and a registered charity.
|Hours||Turtle Trauma Centre itself is not open to the public. Members of the public who find injured turtles can call KTTC at 705-741-5000 or they can take injured turtles to Riverview Park and Zoo between 8 am-4 pm at the zoo office or find a zookeeper in a yellow truck. |
|Areas Served||Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up |
Volunteer wildlife assistants must be 18 years of age or older. Board members must be 18 years of age or older and have not claimed bankruptcy.
|Fees||Membership ; Donation - Income tax receipts can be issued ; None - No fees for turtle rehabilitation services|
|Accessibility||Not Accessible ; Washroom and turtle hospital are on second floor. Only main floor office is accessible.|
|Print Material||Pamphlet, kids education materials, calendar, T-shirts,|
|Legal Status||(51) Registered Charity|