The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity. George Bernard Shaw, The
Feral kitten eating cottontail rabbit.
Six pack holder.
Plastic band from a bottle
Hawk entangled in landscape netting.
This bird was lucky, as licensed bird bander Andrew Kinslow, skilled at removing birds from nets, painstakingly freed the robin, which flew to safety with a possibly broken leg dangling. Ironically, the monofilament line recycling bin had been removed
The female eagle was somehow entangled in a dead bird, that was connected to a fishing line or balloon strings. (Photo by Judy Fairchild)
Ingestion of plastic garbage. This bird may have mistaken the plastic for food, or eaten fish that had this in them.