New Bald Eagle Orphan, Patient #16011
Found walking on a road near Falls Lake in Apex, NC
Diagnosis: emaciation, orphaned
This is one of seven new patients that we have received today. Four red-shouldered hawks, a barred owl, a black vulture, and a bald eagle. One of the red-shouldered hawks has a tibiotarsus fracture (a leg bone) that will be surgically repaired tomorrow.