05302017 American Kestrel - 1

assessment
treatment
recovering
healthy
Admission Date: 
05/30/2017
UPDATE: 08/17/2017 We love it when we can re-nest babies! Their mother can do a better job of raising them and teaching them to hunt than we can! This baby and its sibling were re-nested the day they came in.

05/30/2017
Initial exam:  One of the babies was quiet, the other very feisty.  Both were good weight and no injuries were found.  Since they have been on the ground all day, some subcutaneous fluids were given before the rescuer attempts to re-nest them. 

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