Whooo You Looking At? Injured Owl Gets Help From Police, Animal Rescue Groups In Ventura County
An injured owl is getting some help thanks to police and an animal rescue group in Ventura County.
Santa Paula Police responded to a call of an "owl down." An injured Great Horned owl was found in a Santa Paula neighborhood. The injured bird was taken to the Raptor Center in Ojai, which helps injured birds.
Officials with the Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center say the bird had a broken wing. It also had a high level of lead in its bloodstream, possibly from being hit by a BB. The bird is being treated for both issues, and is recovering well.