Hatchling great horned owl

hatchling horned owl Admission Date: 5 April 2018
Outcome: Released 24 June 2018
Location of Rescue: Urbandale, Polk County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Found on ground, no sign of adult or nest
Patient Status: Patient Archive

This hatchling great horned owl was found on the ground in Urbandale. No sign of adults or nest could be found. At admit this young horned owl was not yet eating on its own and is a bit banged up from a suspected fall to the ground.