Bird of prey rescued in Weymouth

Bird of prey rescued in Weymouth

Published by George Sharpe at 4:20pm 21st November 2019. (Updated at 8:16am 22nd November 2019)

Firefighters went to the rescue of an escaped bird of prey in Weymouth.

Jake, the Harris Hawk was found hanging upside down in a tree in Windsor Road.

He'd escaped from his Weymouth home on Saturday morning but was spotted in Upwey.

 

Harris Hawk rescued in Weymouth

He was freed by firefighters and taken to a local vet to be checked over.