START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
3,210,024 people care about Environment & Wildlife

Owl Rescue on Peace River: Video

Owl Rescue on Peace River: Video


TheLemon Bay Kayakers of Venice, Florida worked together to freean entangledBarredowl they came across during a13 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 theowl 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 bereleased once he is fully healed.

Watch the video:


Brought to you by The Great Animal Rescue Chase


Related Stories:

He Survived 5-Story Drop: Keeping Birds Alive After Window Crashes

Albatross Hitches A Ride In Los Angeles

Orphaned Blue Jay in Road: I’ll Try to Save Him”


Read more: , ,

Photo Credit: Joye Ardyn Durham |

have you shared this story yet?

some of the best people we know are doing it


+ add your own
11:09AM PDT on Oct 19, 2014

wonderful rescue, thanks

8:35AM PDT on Oct 19, 2014

So happy this owl was rescued, as owls are so cool. Love them, all kinds of them.

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!

add your comment

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

Care2 - Be Extraordinary - Start a Care2 Petition
ads keep care2 free

Recent Comments from Causes

(continuation) • As I've said before I think at this period in history the USA is in deep trouble…

This is an article for people who need to "justify" their decision to procreate. I never felt the need…

Cute but I hope those little dogs calm down as they mature. That jumping around and probably yapping…

meet our writers

Beth Buczynski Beth is a freelance writer and editor living in the Rocky Mountain West. So far, Beth has lived in... more
ads keep care2 free

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.