Paramedics Seminah Williams and David Taylor rescued a barn owl with a badly injured wing on Tuesday.
Paramedics Seminah Williams and David Taylor rescued a barn owl with a badly injured wing on Tuesday. Contributed

Ipswich paramedics come to the rescue of feathered patient

IPSWICH paramedics have come to the rescue of one of their most unusual patients after an early-morning discovery on the side of the road.

Advanced care paramedics David Taylor and Seminah Williams discovered a barn owl on the side of the road.

The little bird had a badly-injured wing and the two paramedics did the same they would for any human patient. - it was taken to the RSPCA's Wacol animal hospital to be treated.

Vets are now assessing the animal's condition.

Catch up on the efforts of RSPCA's animal hospital with this photo essay by the QT's Inga Williams.



NSW powerless to stop energy crisis

premium_icon NSW powerless to stop energy crisis

NSW is increasingly relying on power generated in Queensland.

Coffs Harbour's Most Influential

premium_icon Coffs Harbour's Most Influential

The countdown of people effecting change in our community continues

Local Partners