This section provides problem-solving advice and ways you can make your yard and home less attractive to wild animals.
For more information on these animals, including what they eat and where they live in the forest preserves, visit our main wildlife page.
Found an Injured Animal?
If you find a wild animal that looks injured or orphaned, leave it alone and call the Forest Preserve District's Willowbrook Wildlife Center at 630-942-6200. Recordings offer general advice when the center is closed.