Peregrine Falcon #14-1319 is recovering well from her eye evisceration surgery. The surgical site is healing well, and the falcon has been seen “head-bobbing” – moving her head up and down to judge depth perception and distance as she gets used to life with one eye.
The veterinary staff has been formulating capture strategy for the seven bears in yard #1 of the Black Bear Complex to prepare for the August 4 release!
All of the five Eastern Screech-Owls of 2014 in B7 enclosure have grown in their flight feathers and have lost all of their “baby” down feathers.
The goal of the Center is “to treat to release” – to restore patients to health and return as many as possible to the wild. In rare instances, the Center has the opportunity to track eagles after their release. Click here to follow these former eagle patients.