09252021-Eastern Screech Owl-1

Location of Rescue: 
Goshen, IN
Admission Date: 
09/25/2021
Cause of Admission: 
Blood in right ear and eye
UPDATE: 10/23/2021 this owl was released near where it was found in Elkhart County, IN.

Last night Sam found an Eastern Screech Owl along CR 18 in Elhart county. We assume it was hit by a vehicle. The bird was lethargic but defensive. The left eye had a small amount of blood. There was a keel score of 3.5. I transported the owl to SHRR I.C.U. for triage. 

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