Saturday, May 23, 2015

I prostrate myself before thee in abject apology! Woe to me for I have missed the former week and was late for this one. Ne’er shalt I forgive myself; much less expect forgiveness from thee, mine faithful avian enthused comrades. Humans: Amanda, Arin, Jessica, Makenzie, Sonia Birds coming in: 0 Birds going out: 0 Additional … Continue reading

Friday, May 22, 2015

Busier than what we’ve gotten used to this morning. Thanks to faithful crew John, Karen, Bev and Sara, often navigating new procedures. We now know we can tube feed little passerines and swallows, because an adult tree swallow with neurological problems tolerated tubings of an A/D slurry. But his coordination problems had not improved since … Continue reading

Tuesday May 19, 2015

Definitely getting to be summer. Birds coming in a more steady flow. So here’s the scoop. 1. I can’t find the name of the bird in my scribbles, but the bird that came in yesterday… not the one that went home with Karen Coady… was found DOA this morning. 2. All leads – please put … Continue reading

Monday May 18, 2015

Great crew who were a little busier as young birds start arriving. Thanks to Dr. Leslie, Sharon, Hugo, and Jerry for cleaning, treating and cleaning all our clients Intake Pine Siskin (15-069), young of the year came in from Diamond Animal. He was bright and alert with no obvious injuries. It is at a difficult … Continue reading

Friday, May 15, 2015

Sorry, I forgot to write up the blog entry yesterday. There was no new eagle in care so I assume he didn’t make it. The snowy owl was on his way to the airport, leaving several rats behind. Good crew Bev, John, Karen, Sara and – after a program – Terri, on hand to deal … Continue reading

Thursday May 14th 2015

Quiet day, no Dr Maggie to keep us busy with any check ups either. Emily and I did some re-vamping of the ducklings set up-they get so soiled with the towels and mush we gave them greens and dry food and the net haul-outs. We could use some more made of these if anyone would … Continue reading