Every day new patients arrive at our facility. In an effort to tell their story of survival and highlight the diverse number of species that we rehabilitate, we highlight a new patient each week. Some of these are individuals, others are orphaned siblings. As their cases progress - we will update the outcome - our hope is that many, many of these patients are released!
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This young eagle was seen struggling and injured. He was in the river in Twisp and a woman and her daughter waded in to rescue him. Then they drove 7 hours round trip to get him to us. He has an issue with his shoulder and you can see the bandage in this photo. (Thank you to Paul Dreyfuss for this beautiful photo of him.) Status: Transferred. We made the decision to transfer him to PAWS Wildlife. Our facility had over 60 of orphaned squirrels and many other patients in care. As the diagnostic test were inconclusive regarding his shoulder, we felt he would need more evaluation and they were willing to take the case. It is always a challenge at the end of summer to juggle patient loads as our interns leave and yet orphaned patients still arrive....