This immature owl came in from Idaho with an old radius fracture in its left wing. Due to size and the nature of the break being so close to the elbow, the joint is compromised, and the bird is unable to fly.
Update: After consulting with our local veterinarian,…Read more
This small male Great Horned Owl was found unable to fly in Dubois, WY. Thanks to our partners at Wyoming Game and Fish, we were able to quickly get the bird admitted! X-rays showed no fractures, however the bird was holding its left wing low. A full exam also found an old injury to the right iris…Read more
This mature Bald Eagle was found by Wyoming Game and Fish near a deer carcass, unable to fly or stand. Once admitted, the bird's blood was tested and had a lead level of 33.0 ug/dl. Besides the lead toxin, the bird had no other real injuries! The bird immediately started a round of chelation…Read more
All photos by TRC Staff