08012021-Red Tailed Hawk-1

assessment
treatment
recovering
healthy
Location of Rescue: 
Angola,IN
Admission Date: 
08/01/2021
Cause of Admission: 
Possible car strike
UPDATE: 08/15/21 This hawk continues to improve . It is eating well but it is not flying much yet 09/04/2021 This bird was released at Pokagon State Park in Steuben County, IN.

On August 1st a Indiana Conservation Officer was notified of a Red Tailed Hawk lying along US 20 near CR 650 W. Upon my arrival the ICO and the Metz fire chief had contained the bird. It appeared to have been hit by a vehicle and was very feisty. The hawk was transported to Soarin' Hawk ICU for triage. No photos were taken.

08/02/21 No serious injuries, just being treated for pain and being held for observation

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