“And the next thing you know, the little hawk bounces up and starts begging for food right away,” Bird said. “That’s what saved its life.”
A similar foster-family arrangement occurred in Sidney in June 2017, when bald eagles raised a red-tailed hawk along with their own brood in a nest in a residential neighbourhood. It happened again in Redding, Calif., in 2019.
This was on the radio, last night.
An unusual event that was caught on camera against the odds.