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Great Horned Owl 2.9.20

Great Horned Owl 2.9.20

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…

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Turkey Vulture 5.2.19

Turkey Vulture 5.2.19

This mature Turkey Vulture was found after it crash landed on a woman's home south of the town of Jackson. Luckily our research team was in the area, and they went out on the rescue! This patient had multiple wounds throughout its body that were infected and was very thin. She also was…

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Great Horned Owl 1.19.20

Great Horned Owl 1.19.20

Our first patient of 2020! A female Great Horned Owl was found on the side of the highway unable to fly, presumed to have been hit by a car, by a Good Samaritan. The bird was brought to a local vet who, after taking a few x-rays, alerted TRC of the injured owl. Once admitted, and thanks…

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Bald Eagle 12.7.19

Bald Eagle 12.7.19

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…

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Bald Eagle 1.28.20

Bald Eagle 1.28.20

This 30 year old male Bald Eagle has quite the story! TRC received a call on our Raptor Hotline about a Bald Eagle that had hit and crashed through a double pane window, landing in a Good Sanitarian's bedroom, and was in need of rescue! Rehab Director Meghan and TRC volunteers were on…

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Rough-legged Hawk 1.28.20

Rough-legged Hawk 1.28.20

Presumed to be a victim of a car strike, this Rough-legged Hawk was admitted with a drooping left wing. Luckily no fractures were found in the left wing, however the bird still does have bruising and soreness in the shoulder. Treatment for this patients consists of 6 weeks on cage rest…

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Golden Eagle 11.22.19

Golden Eagle 11.22.19

Thanks to the efforts of our Raptor Rescue Network agency partners Wyoming Game and Fish and a local veterinarian clinic, this adult female Golden Eagle was able to be quickly and efficiently transferred to TRC…

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Great Horned Owl 11.15.19

Great Horned Owl 11.15.19

This hatch year, female, Great Horned Owl was found in Idaho Falls in the middle of the highway unable to fly, most likely another victim of a car strike. Thanks to our Raptor Rescue Network, we were able to coordinate…

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Long-eared Owl 7.30.19

Long-eared Owl 7.30.19

Our first Long-eared Owl admitted in 2019 was found on the side of the road unable to fly. TRC staff were able to retrieve the bird and upon admit a fracture in the left humerus was found. A wing and body wrap have stabilized the fracture and surgery is not necessary due to the nice…

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