Sioux Co Juv RTH

RTH patient Admission Date: 27 January 2015
Outcome: Released, 19 July 2015 at SOAR
Location of Rescue: Sioux County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Collision with vehicle
Patient Status: Patient Archive

A motorist hit a juvenile red-tailed hawk, stopped, and made several phone calls to get the hawk some help. Thank you! This young hawk has a fractured radius ulna in the right wing. The wound has been cleaned and the wing is wrapped.

Thanks to Sunday and Tyler!


29 March 2015
This RTH has been moved to the flight pen, but is only now starting to stretch the right wing.

2 March 2015
Bandages are off, everything looks good, a few more days in ICU for rest and then to a flight pen when the weather moderates.