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Owl Rescue on Peace River: Video

Owl Rescue on Peace River: Video

 

The Lemon Bay Kayakers of Venice, Florida worked together to free an entangled Barred owl they came across during a 13 mile paddle down the Peace River.  The owl was found hanging in the trees above Horse Creek and bringing him down safely was no small task.

The staff at Wredes Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Sebring, Florida came out to retrieve the owl and reported that although he’s still a bit weak in one wing, they do expect him to make a full recovery.  The owl will be released once he is fully healed.

Watch the video:

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Brought to you by The Great Animal Rescue Chase

 

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1:28PM PDT on May 19, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

1:51AM PDT on May 8, 2013

Very well done. Bravo!

4:49PM PDT on Apr 19, 2013

god bless!!!!!!

11:33AM PST on Feb 16, 2013

Thanks for your good deed.

6:29AM PST on Feb 3, 2013

Well done.....

4:35PM PST on Dec 9, 2012

Great job heroes'.

8:47PM PST on Dec 4, 2012

Awesome rescue!! Owls are such beautiful, majestic birds :) Thank you for rescuing!

11:55AM PST on Dec 4, 2012

ThAt's tHE best sTory eVer! YAyyy!

2:13PM PDT on Sep 16, 2012

A wonderful rescue. I'm so glad that they were there to rescue that owl.

11:00PM PDT on Apr 1, 2012

It's wonderful that there are such good people here who will get wet and dirty to save a trapped bird. It really warms my heart to see such care and consideration for our feathered friends.
Thank you.

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