First Release 2017

First Release 2017

I have been rehabbing three American crows for the past several months. The last one to come in had a badly sprained wing. After some pain meds, some decent grub, and a few weeks in the enclosure getting his strength back, this one was ready to go back from whence he...
The Great Antibiotic Wars of 2017

The Great Antibiotic Wars of 2017

Five days down and the Stephen Crowbert and I continue to do battle when it comes to the twice daily dose of antibiotics. Yesterday, he managed to make his feelings know quite clearly by chomping down on my pinkie finger, drawing blood. A clear corvid win. Even worse,...
Medicine Games, Round II

Medicine Games, Round II

I continue to try to figure out how to give Stephen Crowbert medicine twice a day without all of us going insane. My clever plan: inject three mice with meds and then put them in Stephen’s favorite parts of the enclosure so he’ll find them before Gwen. Not...