The California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) has documented several “incidents of concern” regarding Mary Cummins wildlife rehabilitation and education permits. Among its concerns, CDFG states in a letter of reprimand written to Mary Cummins: ... “The documentation of the squirrel with ‘no eyeballs’ is of great concern and the quality of life for that squirrel is questionable at best.” 4) ….”The photos depict a fox squirrel being choked, a fox squirrel in a public area on several peoples’ heads and shoulders, a juvenile raccoon chewing on the lead of a pencil, and a fox squirrel wearing a t-shirt.”...
Mary Cummins Wildlife Permit Violations
2012: Mary Cummins educational permit DENIED (see page 4) for submitting "...false, misleading and inaccurate information."
2014: Additional Violations include submitting false information, housing domestic and wild animals together and inadequate caging.
2016: Mary Cummins Failure to Submit Annual Reports
2016-Court Transcript of Mary Cummins stating she resigned from Animal Advocates while she continued to solicit donations from the public). See page 9