Sioux City Area Turkey Vulture Hatchlings

hatchling turkey vultures Admission Date: 11 June 2016
Outcome: Soft release, 1 September 2016 at SOAR
Location of Rescue: Near Sioux City, Iowa
Cause of Admission / Condition: Orphans
Patient Status: Patient Archive

A passerby came upon these two hatchling vultures near a deceased adult along a rural highway near Sioux City. Passerby rescued and delivered to SOAR volunteer Tyler! Tyler reported he could find no injuries and that both are willing and able to eat on own. Doesn’t the “vulture stew” look lovely!