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Barn Owl 12.17.19

Barn Owl 12.17.19

A female Barn Owl was found unable to fly in a backyard, a possible victim of a window strike. On admit the bird was very subdued, not standing, and unable to fly. X-rays showed a fracture in the Radius in the right wing and a fracture on the left side of it's Coracoid. The bird…

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Great Horned Owl 11.19.19

Great Horned Owl 11.19.19

This hatch year Great Horned Owl was found entangled in a soccer net, both wings were stuck in the durable, strong netting. TRC Staff were able to quickly free the bird from the netting and brought the bird back to the clinic to check for injuries. The elbow and shoulder on each wing…

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Great Horned Owl 10.14.16

Great Horned Owl 10.14.16

This Great Horned Owl was found entangled in a soccer net early on the morning of the 14th. A staff member was there within an hour and was able to disentangle the bird! Luckily the bird was not entangled for long and the bird is only suffering from bruising on both wings. Treatment…

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Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.28.19

Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.28.19

A juvenile Sharp-shinned Hawk was admitted after it was presumed to have struck the finders window. The bird was unable to fly away and upon admittance, x-rays showed a fracture in both the ulna and radius of the left wing, along with head and body trauma. The bird was standing and alert…

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Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.27.19

Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.27.19

A juvenile Sharp-shinned Hawk was admitted after it struck a window. Accipiters are common victims of window strikes, but by placing stickers on your windows you can help these birds avoid windows! The bird is suffering from head and body trauma and is unable to stand due to these injuries.…

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Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.20.19

Sharp-shinned Hawk 9.20.19

A juvenile Sharp-shinned Hawk was admitted after a Good Samaritan saw the bird hit his window. On admit, the bird was stunned and suffering from head and body trauma due to the collision. Staff took x-rays and found no fractures! Treatment includes time spent in Oxygen to assist with…

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American Kestrel 9.11.19

American Kestrel 9.11.19

A hatch year female American Kestrel was admitted after it was found in the middle of the road unable to fly, a presumed car strike. The bird luckily had no fractures but did have head and body trauma. The bird has perked up after a few days in the Oxygen chamber with anti-inflammatory…

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Red-tailed Hawk 9.9.19

Red-tailed Hawk 9.9.19

A second year Red-tailed Hawk was admitted after being struck by a car. On admit the bird was quiet and sternal, however x-rays showed no fractures or injuries besides head and body trauma. After just a day in Oxygen the bird started to stand and become more alert! Along with some anti-inflammatory…

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American Kestrel 7.10.19

American Kestrel 7.10.19

This approximately 2-3 month old male American Kestrel was admitted after it was seen flying through a window screen. Staff new the bird was a male due to his blue wings, while female kestrels have a rusty brown wing. The bird was unstable on its feet and unable to fly. X-rays showed…

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Great Horned Owl 7.9.19

Great Horned Owl 7.9.19

This approximately 8 week old Great Horned Owl was found entangled in a soccer net! Once the bird was freed from the net it was admitted to make sure there were no injuries from the encounter. The bird has no wounds or fractures and is quite healthy! As this bird is still too young to be completely…

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