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Atlantic Veterinary College: September 2013 Archives

AVC offers to help injured PEI goose

Posted by Bill van Asperen

IslandMorning2013.jpgLast week we told you about an injured goose in the Wellington area. Art Arsenault says the goose's wing is injured, and her mate has been protecting her. The birds are hanging around a pond in Wellington, and have attracted local attention. The Atlantic Veterinary College says they are willing to take a look at the injured goose, but someone would have to catch it and bring it in.

Canadian Geese are migratory birds, and protected by the federal government. Martin Raillard is with the Canadian Wildlife Service, part of Environment Canada. Lindsay Carroll spoke with him about what can be done to help the bird.

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