Hatch Date: Spring 2016
Reason for Captivity: Vision loss, right eye
Weight: 2.2 lbs
Joined TRC Team: September 2017
In an all-too-familiar story, Hardeman was struck by a vehicle in the Spring of 2017 and he lost vision in his right eye. He was treated at the Alabama Wildlife Center – when he failed his live prey testing reality set in that he would not return to the wild and would, therefore, have to find a permanent home as educational ambassador for his species.
Photo Credit: Cecil Holmes