02242021-Barred Owl-1

assessment
treatment
recovering
healthy
Location of Rescue: 
Wolcottville, IN
Admission Date: 
02/24/2021
Cause of Admission: 
Vision issues
UPDATE: 05/22/21 This owl was released today at the Delt Church Park in Wolcottville,IN

On his way to school, Timothy found a barred owl beside the road. He carried the owl to his rural school and called Soarin' Hawk's rescue line.The owl present calm with no visible injuries. I transported him to our treatment facility for evaluation

02/28/21 
After further examination , it was discovered that this owl has vision issues. There was no external injuries to help us understand how it got its injuries. It was in a healthy  body condition when we received it. We are treating it's eyes and it has started eating better but still has a guarded outcome

03/15/21 We have moved this owl to our rehabilitation facilities

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