A domestic mallard brought to IBRRC in January had pennies removed from its gastrointestinal tract. Jay Holcomb of IBRRC explains how “Penny” the duck was successfully treated by our staff and veterinarian at our bird rescue center in Northern California. She was released last week.
A domestic goose, shot through the head with a dart at the Vacaville Lagoon, is now in care at International Bird Rescue Research Center (IBRRC) in Cordelia. On February 9 the center received calls from the public that the bird was injured and in need of help. Animal control was notified but they could not … Read more