In order to investigate your concern, there must be reasonable grounds to believe that an offence under the Animal Protection Act of Alberta has been committed. The offence is to cause or allow an animal to be in distress.
Distress is defined as:
Have you found an injured wild animal – unless a wild animal is in immediate danger, it is usually best to leave it alone. To get specific information, call the Wildlife Help Line at: 1-888-924-2444