It was found on the ground in
Reservoir. A local wildlife rehab group brought the eagle into the Bird and Pet
Clinic in Colusa County
near East Park
this week with levels of lead that were off-the-chart. A big concern was
whether the bird would survive and recover from the lead poisoning. Roseville
The eagle is paralyzed and can't use her feet or her talons; it'll take a month before the eagle may be able to stand. She also has some paralysis of her tongue. The eagle also has kidney problems.
But, after nearly a week at the clinic, the eagle has a good appetite again and is being treated with medicine twice a day.