Project information

IOSF Otter Hospital

To help orphaned and injured otters at our sanctuary, we need funds to provide fish, medical care and general equipment required in the day-to-day running of the centre.

It costs £1000 per year to care for and rehabilitate a young otter back to the wild.

12 months

Charity information: International Otter Survival Fund

International Otter Survival Fund logo
  • Need

    Need

    Caring for protected species

    Solution

    by caring for orpaned and injured otters and returning them to the wild

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Caring for orphaned and injured otters

    Activities

    » Provide care and a safe environment for the otters

    Success will be caring for them and not imprinting


    Aim 2

    To release otters back to the wild

    Activities

    » Find suitable release site

    Monitoring the release and seeing they integrate back


  • Impact

    Impact

    By seeing otters released and intergrated to the wild.

    Risk

    Check release site

    Reporting

    Through website, newsletter and social media

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £4,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £4,000 fish/specialist milk Feeding requirements
  • Background

    Location

    The IOSF otter hospital is based on the Isle of Skye, Scotland.

    Beneficiaries

    The natural heritage of Britain

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    The International Otter Survival Fund (IOSF) is one of the world's leading otter charities solely dedicated to the conservation, protection and care of otters based on over 20 years of scientific research in the UK and around the world.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Paul Yoxon

    Head of Operations

    Helen Stephenson

    Co-ordinator

    Janet Wildgoose

    Co-ordinator