Happy Holidays from Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife

If you happen to find any wildlife in trouble please make sure you report it to a licensed rescue organization like Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife. We also ask that you consider making a donation to Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife so that we may continue our work to conserve and protect wildlife in the…

Rescued osprey preparing for release.

The Osprey Who Bit Off More Than She Could Chew

This year has been a very busy year for osprey rescues. However, not all rescues end in being admitted into the rehab facility. Occasionally our rescue calls result in an immediate re-release which was the case with one of the osprey calls we had this week. On Tuesday night we received a call  from a…

Osprey

Every continent on this planet, except for Antarctica, is home to an amazingly adapted bird of prey called an osprey. Osprey are also known as fish-hawks because they are piscivores meaning that 99% of their diet is made up of fish. They are year round residents in tropical and sub-tropical regions and migratory in colder…