Images and stories of recent Owl, Hawk and Bird of Prey rescues by Turbary Woods.
Turbary Woods
Personal Journal of Todd Tokalu - Our Rescue Fox
Personal Journal of Todd Tokalu - Our Rescue Fox

Personal Journal of Todd Tokalu - Our Rescue Fox

By Turbary Woods Bird of Prey And Wildlife Sanctuary

Written by Blaise - surrogate fox mum!

Date 23 April 2010

The sanctuary received a call that a little red fox cub had seemingly been abandoned by its mother. The concerned people had already taken advice from the RSCPA who instructed them that, after 4 hours if the cub was still there, to contact a sanctuary.

Little cub was brought in to us and was cared for over night by Mark, one of our volunteers.

Rorys First Rescue - 26-11-2009
Rorys First Rescue - 26-11-2009
Rorys First Rescue - 26-11-2009

As Turbary Woods Owl & Bird of Prey manager, Andy Bilsborough was opening up the Sanctuary with young volunteer Rory, a concerend couple arrived having sighted an escaped bird of Prey near their home.
Flood and Owls - 11-09-2008
Flood and Owls - 11-09-2008
Flood and Owls - 11-09-2008

This is Ian, about to release a barn owl that had been hit by a car. The bird made a very quick recovery and we managed to release it after 3 days.
Why Hawk Luly got in a real flap
Why Hawk Luly got in a real flap
Why Hawk Luly got in a real flap

Rescuers freed a stranded hawk which had spent the day tangled up in a TV aerial in Blackburn.
Tiley - Common Buzzard
Tiley - Common Buzzard
Tiley - Common Buzzard

This is Tiley a Common Buzzard, we did train her to fly, but now she is now in an aviary with a male for company.
Tawny Owl Release - 30-09-2008
Tawny Owl Release - 30-09-2008
Tawny Owl Release - 30-09-2008

David releases another bird. This tawny owl had been hit by a car and suffered internal injuries.
Harris Hawk Rescue - 24-08-2008
Harris Hawk Rescue - 24-08-2008
Harris Hawk Rescue - 24-08-2008

This is a young male Harris Hawk that Andy was called out to recapture on saturday afternoon. The picture was taken in the garden it was first spotted in Colne.
IBR Rescue
IBR Rescue
IBR Rescue

Andy and Michael were called out by the I.B.R. one Saturday morning to rescue this Gyr Saker Falcon from Blackpool.