As happens from time to time, folks bring us injured wildlife to see if we can help. This turtle was found in Lanesville after being hit by a car as she tried to cross the road (…to get to the other side!). She sustained a significant crack on the top part of her shell … Read moreTurtle vs. car: a success story in pictures
Meet Snappa! She’s a huge snapping turtle that lives in Day Pond next to our hospital. We’re not sure if she’s the same girl that we patched up last year with a carapace cast after being hit by a car on Eastern Ave, but she sure is just as big. As you … Read moreSnappa!
He came to us dehydrated, weak and underweight with a severely injured leg and a hole in his beak where a fish hook had just been removed. That’s a tough day by any standard. And yet, this this gull had no intention of giving up. We took an x-ray out of concern that he might … Read moreBack to the flock: the hope of a resilient seagull . . .