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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Jan 04, 2012
Location: Grand Rapids, Minnesota

Species: Other (Great Horned Owl)
Trap Type: Kill
Incident Date: Jan 02, 2012

Victim's Disposition: dead
Victim's Name: unknown

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A Great Horned Owl was caught in a conibear trap set for bobcats. Both legs were caught in the trap and broken to the point of showing tendons. The owl was taken to the vet, but because the owl, who was otherwise healthy, could not be rehabilitated, it was euthanized.

Source: Trapping Incident Report

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