Greene Co Red-tailed Hawk

Admission Date: 27 September 2015
Outcome: Euthanized, 19 October 2015
Location of Rescue: Edge of Jefferson, Greene County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Suspect electrocution
Patient Status: Patient Archive

Greene County Conservation rescued an adult red-tailed hawk on the edge of the town of Jefferson with swollen, black, and burnt feet that we are 90% sure is from an electrocution. Due to trauma and not being able to hunt, this hawk is VERY emaciated.


19 October 2015
No movement in toes. The hawk was euthanized.