COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers are helping a Great Horned Owl rehabilitate. An officer rescued the animal on Friday.
Officers say a man brought the owl into the Southeast Region Office in Colorado Springs, but officers aren’t exactly sure what’s wrong with him yet.READ MORE: Denver Deputy Quits Over Vaccine Mandate, Says It 'Was The Last Straw'
“We do see that one eye is slightly more dialated than the other which could be a sign of head injury possible. We’ll get him to a rehab facility and see if we can’t get him up and going around in rehab so we can get him back out to the wild,” the officer said in a video posted on Twitter.MORE NEWS: Another Deadly Hit & Run In Denver Raises Questions About Street Safety
The owl will be sent to the Nature and Wildlife Discovery Center in Pueblo to recover.