Big Jeezley, Donations, Eagles

CWRC Hosts Famous Resident

24 Jun , 2019   Gallery

Photo of an eaglet on a nest at the CWRC

“As seen on TV” is a classic advertising phrase. Now the CWRC has a new resident that fits that billing: an eaglet that was rescued in PEI by a team from Maritime Electric, the PEI Department of Environment and the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC). That high-level removal from a transmission tower in Borden-Carleton broadcast on […]

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Community Support, Eagles, News

Eaglet Safely Removed From Nest

21 Jun , 2019   Video

On Wednesday the CWRC along with AVC Wildlife Service and Maritime Electric in Borden, Prince Edward Island worked together to safely remove an eaglet from its nest. The nest was built on a high voltage transmission tower and was causing problems with the electrical grid on the island. The nest was also in danger of […]

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Big Jeezley, Eagles, X-Ray

May 11, 2019 (Patient 2019-057)

6 Jun , 2019  

This mature bald eagle was found grounded near Debert, Nova Scotia. It had a variety of wounds consistent with a territorial dispute. One laceration on her leg required sutures. She was x-rayed for broken bones, none were found, and her blood tested for lead poisoning.After 2 weeks of care in our nursery building the stitches […]

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Big Jeezley, Eagles, Lead

March 21, 2018 (2018-025)

5 Jun , 2019  

This mature bald eagle was admitted on March 21, 2018. She was found grounded, exhibiting signs of neurological issues and covere in some kind of organic oil or grease. She was examined and blood was drawn to test or lead. The lead level was quite high which explained the neurological symptoms. We also took x-rays […]

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