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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #120 on: December 08, 2016, 12:47 »
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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #121 on: December 09, 2016, 11:58 »
Thanks for sharing the CBC post. When I read it and again saw the attached photos, I saw something I had not noticed before.........on her boarding pass, I see she traveled this journey using a "child" ticket/boarding pass. And reading your comments and seeing her bandages. I smiled when I read, "we'll take it one STEP at a time"  :) 

I think the airline probably had fun thinking about what they could put on her ticket ... I would have  ;D

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #122 on: December 16, 2016, 15:16 »
Beatrix is healing nicely after surgery and it has only been a couple of weeks.  She will be on medication for a little while yet to take care of any infection. 

We have the vet bill now so for those who have made donations recently, that is our first bill to pay on her behalf . Then we will be paying for quail which is important because she is feeding herself now and we want to provide her with food she likes!  And the more she feeds herself, the less stress she is under and more of her resources can be put toward a) healing and b) rehabilitation.

Between the food, vet costs and the cost of getting her back up her (permits, paperwork, couriers, etc) will pretty much eat through all our donations for this year.  So, if you are still thinking you want to make a donation before the end of 2016, please think of us, we will definitely put it to good use.  If you have made all your donations for 2016, Beatrix won't be released until the spring at the earliest so donations made after January 1 will continue to go to her care.

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #123 on: December 28, 2016, 15:24 »
Thanks for your update on Beatrix's surgery & healing, TPC.
Thanks also for your donation reminder!

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #124 on: January 08, 2017, 15:40 »
Jan 6 - Have posted an update and a photo of Beatrix on the Peregrine Chick Blog

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #125 on: January 13, 2017, 10:48 »
Jan 6 - Have posted an update and a photo of Beatrix on the Peregrine Chick Blog

Thank you TPC for updating us and for helping take care of her  :)

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #126 on: March 13, 2017, 14:28 »
Hi TPC,

Any further news regarding Beatrix?

With the first peregrine sighting in Winnipeg, will she be released soon so she can take up her territory in WW? or will it be a late release after nesting has already begun?

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #127 on: March 13, 2017, 16:09 »
Hi TPC,

Any further news regarding Beatrix?

With the first peregrine sighting in Winnipeg, will she be released soon so she can take up her territory in WW? or will it be a late release after nesting has already begun?

Beatrix's bumblefoot recently reoccurred and they did a bit more surgery on her - not as invasive as before but they cleaned out the infection and we are waiting to hear what type of infection it is so they can tailor her antibiotics to fight it.  As for release, she will not be released this spring so no worries that she will end up in a fight with Faith (if she returns) before she is in top form.  So far, so good.  Mostly steps forward with an occasional step backwards.


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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #128 on: March 13, 2017, 16:17 »
Thank you for the Beatrix update TPC.  Hope she gets better soon  :-* :-\

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #129 on: March 14, 2017, 12:02 »
Oh poor Beatrix, She just can't catch a break.  :'(

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #130 on: March 14, 2017, 19:32 »
Almost one year now since she was injured and rescued :o

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #131 on: March 15, 2017, 17:28 »
So far, so good. 

Nice to hear, as that implies hope still exists for a future release.

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #132 on: March 15, 2017, 18:26 »
Thank you for updating us. Keeping fingers crossed for her release later this year.

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #133 on: March 19, 2017, 23:32 »
Poor Beatrix. She sure has had a rough time of it. But at least she is in good hands & is receiving the best possible care.

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Re: Beatrix Rescued in Texas
« Reply #134 on: March 25, 2017, 08:03 »
Thank you for the update TPC - I was going to ask how she was doing - my FB "Memory" today was an article about Beatrix being found in Texas

What a girl!

Thank you to you and the folks at Prairie Wildlife Rehab for making this all possible

(This is my 500th post!)