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Northern Saw-whet Owl 11.6.17

Northern Saw-whet Owl 11.6.17

This owl came to us after it struck a window and had head trauma and a minor wing droop.

Date Admitted: 11.6.17

Location Found: Jackson, WY

Update: The bird recently moved into a larger enclosure…

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Great Horned Owl 9.18.17

Great Horned Owl 9.18.17

This owl came to us with a detectable blood-lead level and is unable to fly. X-rays revealed a fractured scapula. Birds with blood-lead levels often lack coordination, which usually results in them colliding with objects or structures they may avoid otherwise. We think this is how she fractured…

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Golden Eagle 10.1.17

Golden Eagle 10.1.17

This Golden Eagle was hit by a car in Green River, Wyoming. He suffered from a left humerus fracture, a pelvic fracture, and head trauma.

Date Admitted: 10.1.17

Location Found: Green River, Wyoming

Update: He has recovered from…

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Peregrine Falcon 8.5.17

Peregrine Falcon 8.5.17

This female Peregrine Falcon was found in Jackson, Wyoming unable to fly. The likely cause of her inability to fly was a high endoparasite load.

Date Admitted: 8.5.17

Location Found: Jackson, WY

Update:…

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Great Horned Owl 8.21.17

Great Horned Owl 8.21.17

This Great Horned Owl is recovering from head trauma and fractured wing tips after a collision with a car.

Date Admitted: 8.21.17

Location Found: Rock Springs, WY

Update: After some time in…

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Swainson's Hawk 8.7.17 B

Swainson's Hawk 8.7.17 B

This mature Swainson's Hawk was found in Idaho and was unable to fly. Upon further investigation, TRC staff determined that he has lead toxicity. Fragments of lead were spotted in his GI tract during a routine X-ray, and our blood-lead analyzer confirmed the presence of lead in his system.…

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