Video footage has emerged of a bunch of drunk males joyriding with a protected species of owl.
The brazen group posted the surprising video on Fb of them
consuming and joyriding with the protected great horned owl on March 16.
The caption reads: “three a.m. within the morning we’re drunk and we
are excessive we bout to take this factor dwelling and eat it up simply
discovered it on the street”, KITV.com reports.
The video has been seen greater than 100,000 occasions on-line and
the lads make little try to cover their identities.
It is unlawful to even possess an incredible horned owl feather in
Florida, US, the place the chicken was discovered.
It’s believed the animal was injured by a car and located
mendacity within the street, prompting considerations it could be injured and be
in want of remedy.
“It is disgusting, completely disgusting,” stated Amy Kight,
animal care director at Busch Wildlife Sanctuary in Jupiter
informed the channel.
“It is in dire want of assist, it is already traumatized after which
it is being put by way of this as properly, it is simply horrifying
Ms Kight has cared for a number of rescued nice horned owls, and
fears the owl within the video might now be lifeless.
WPBF 25 Information tracked down the West Palm Seashore condominium of the
man who posted the Fb video.
His mom informed them she didn’t know the place he was and that she
had by no means seen an owl.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing.