First Barred Owl Baby

barred owl hatchling Admission Date: 15 April 2015
Outcome: Released, 30 August 2015 Dale Valley Vineyard
Location of Rescue: Jasper County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Displaced hatchling
Patient Status: Patient Archive

Deb received our first barred owl baby of the year. Mushroom hunters in eastern Jasper County found this youngster on the ground. They also saw adult barred owls in the area. The difficulty of re-nesting this hatchling barred owl and it’s very small size were determining factors in intervening.


Updates:

2 June 2015
In flight pen.


One of these owls is the one rescued in Jasper County. FB_IMG_1441027983121