Hoo's Woods
Raptor Center

We help birds of prey through education, rehabilitation and conservation  

P.O. Box 21, Milton WI 53563


Fly into Fall with Our Raptor Photo Class


When: Saturday October 5th 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Hoo's Woods Raptor Center located near Whitewater
Registration: Opens September 10th. Fee $65.00 via Paypal Registration Event size is limited, pre-registration is required. Registration and location information will be mailed within 48 hours of receipt of payment.

This class will include several of our education raptors including our golden eagle, barn owl, rough legged hawk and others staged in natural settings. Weather permitting, we will attempt to fly our barn owl and merlin. You are required to have a digital camera. Bring other photography gear such as telephoto lenses, flashes, and a large memory card with plenty of room to store your photographs. Professional photographers Tracey Leeder and Scott Weberpal will be available during class for camera tips and tricks.

Participants will not be handling birds and class is limited to registered participants only. No exceptions. No Refunds for cancellations within 48 hours of the event Rain date Sunday Oct 6th. Should we need to cancel due to weather, participants will receive a full refund.

See you there!

Hickory by Tracey Leeder
Hickory by Tracey Leeder

Programs and Events 2019

Calendar of Public Programs


Tuesday September 24th  7pm Lakeland Audubon  Williams Bay

Please check back for updates. Private programs such as schools, clubs are not listed. 

"Hush" Barn Owl

Our Mission

Hoo's Woods, founded in 1998, is a non-profit 501 (C)(3) raptor education and rehabilitation center located near Milton, in Southern Wisconsin.  Our mission is to inform and educate through the schools, scouts, community organizations, and general public regarding wildlife and habitat. We rescue and rehabilitate birds of prey.    


Interested in attending or scheduling a live raptor education program? Click here to learn more. You may also contact Dianne at 608-883-2795, email at falco5@ticon.net, or download one of our brochures. 

Our Sponsors

Thank you to the following foundations and corporations for their support! 

Vitech Int'l, We Energies Foundation, Antonia Foundation, Tallgrass Prairies, Inc., American Family Colleen Frentzel Agency, Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, Ecolab Foundation, MGE Foundation , Blackhawk Community Credit Union, Shackelford Family Foundation, Hang Glide Wisconsin 

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We are dedicated to the rehabilitation, education and conservation of birds of prey. Your donation matters. 

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