Barred Owl Hit by Car, Rescued by Falmouth Marine &Environment

Off to Cape Wildlife Center for evaluation and treatment...
A Cape Wildlife Center worker holds a barred owl that was found in Falmouth after being hit by a car. (FDME photo)

From the Falmouth Department of Marine & Environment:

This barred owl was picked up from Homestead Lane this morning.

Its injuries indicate that it was most likely hit by a car.

The owl was rushed to Cape Wildlife Center where it received and exam and emergency care. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on