CONROE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A wildlife group based in Montgomery County is taking care of an eagle they picked up in Polk County.
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The bird has a healing fracture near his right shoulder, according to a Facebook post from the group, Friends of Texas Wildlife.READ MORE: Cashing Out? City Of Dallas Revokes 'Poker Room' Permits Months After Approving Them
“He will require limited movement for 4-6 weeks before we can even assess if the wing will be functional. We do not know how he was injured. What a handsome bird he is,” the non-profit shared.
Asking for donations, the group said that eagles are extremely costly to care for due to their dietary needs.MORE NEWS: Wearing Only Socks And Shorts, Dallas 11-Year-Old Traveon Michael Allen Griffin Missing Overnight
The eagle will remain in their care a minimum of 8-12 weeks.