Red Oak juvenile bald eagle

juvie bald eagle Admission Date: 21 December 2017
Outcome:
Location of Rescue: Montgomery County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Suspect was hit by a vehicle
Patient Status: Current Patient

This juvenile male bald eagle was rescued by the Iowa DNR conservation officer who met up with Cassie for transport to SOAR. This youngster has a fractured right tibio-tarsus. He was very lethargic and 7.5 pounds on admit. Better news is that his blood lead levels registered on the diagnostic machine, but where not too concerning.


Updates:

11 January 2018
His right leg is still splinted but is now starting to put weight on that leg.