KCBS: Healed Hawk Released at SF Botanical Garden

KCBS’s Barbara Taylor reports:

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A red-tailed hawk that was found shot in the head with a nail gun in San Francisco last month was released back into the wild Wednesday after recovering at a San Jose animal hospital.

The injured hawk, a female juvenile that is about 6 months old, was released in the San Francisco Botanical Gardens, the same place where it was captured by rescuers on Oct. 22.

Read the entire article and hear the audio here: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2011/11/02/hawk-released-in-golden-gate-park-after-nail-removed-from-head/

 

(Photo from WildRescue)