Raptor Portraits Photography

Stock Stock Images By Gay Raab

Raptors are beautiful and intriguing creatures, the epitome of wildness and freedom; their very existence adds quality to our lives. These beautiful birds are residents of The Raptor Trust, one of the premier wild bird rehabilitation centers in the United States,recognized as a leader in the fields of raptor conservation and avian rehabilitation. Many birds are cared for and released back into the wild; those who injuries are severe live out their lives at the facility.

     
Red-Tailed Hawk
     
Red-Tailed Hawk
     
Red-Tailed Hawk
     
Barn Owl
     
Barn Owl
     
Barn Owl
     
Barn Owl
     
Barn Owl
     
Barred Owl
     
Barred Owl
     
Barred Owl


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Caption List:

1. Red-Tailed Hawk New Jersey USA. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He is an educational bird that cannot be released back into the wild due to injuries he sustained.

2. Red-Tailed Hawk. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

3. Red-Tailed Hawk. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

4. Red-Tailed Hawk. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

5. Red-Tailed Hawk New Jersey USA. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

6. Red-Tailed Hawk New Jersey USA. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

7. Red-Tailed Hawk New Jersey USA. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

8. Red-Tailed Hawk New Jersey USA. This red-tailed hawk, called Pepe, is a resident of The Raptor Trust, a bird rehabilitation center in New Jersey. He cannot be release back into the wild due to a collision with a car that fractured his wing, which never properly healed after being set.

9. Barn Owl. This owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Nina was displaced from the nest as a chick. She now serves as an educator bird.

10. Barn Owl. Barn Owl portrait captured at The Raptor Trust. This owl is an educational owl, which was injured and not able to be released back into the wild due to the nature of his injuries.

11. Barn Owl. This owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Nina was displaced from the nest as a chick. She now serves as an educator bird.

12. Barn Owl. This owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Nina was displaced from the nest as a chick. She now serves as an educator bird.

13. Barn Owl. This owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Nina was displaced from the nest as a chick. She now serves as an educator bird.

14. Eastern Screech Owl. This screech owl sustained multiple fractures after falling out of the nest and caught by a cat. Due to these injuries his flight ability has been compromised.

15. Eastern Screech Owl. This screech owl sustained multiple fractures after falling out of the nest and caught by a cat. Due to these injuries his flight ability has been compromised.

16. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Hampton is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Hampton sustained an impact injury to her eye, which she lost.

17. Eastern Screech Owl. This screech owl sustained multiple fractures after falling out of the nest and caught by a cat. Due to these injuries his flight ability has been compromised.

18. American Kestrel. A female American Kestrel living at The Raptor Trust. Zizi is unable to return to the wild due to brittle feathers as a result of being kept in captivity illegally in New York City. She now resides at the rehabilitation center.

19. American Kestrel. This male American Kestrel is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Ollie is unable to be released into the wild due to being kept illegally and now shows no sign of fear towards humans.

20. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Hampton is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Hampton sustained an impact injury to her eye, which she lost.

21. American Kestrel. This female American Kestrel is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Due to her being kept illegally as a pet, her feathers are brittle and did not grow in correctly, thus affecting flight.

22. American Kestrel. This female American Kestrel is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Due to her being kept illegally as a pet, her feathers are brittle and did not grow in correctly, thus affecting flight.

23. American Kestrel. This male American Kestrel is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Ollie is unable to be released into the wild due to being kept illegally and now shows no sign of fear towards humans.

24. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Hampton is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Hampton sustained an impact injury to her eye, which she lost.

25. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Georgette is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Georgette fell off the George Washington Bridge as a fledgling and had multiple fractures.

26. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Georgette is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Georgette fell off the George Washington Bridge as a fledgling and had multiple fractures.

27. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Hampton is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Hampton sustained an impact injury to her eye, which she lost.

28. Peregrine Falcon. This Peregrine Falcon is a resident of The Raptor Trust. Georgette is unable to be released into the wild due to injuries. Georgette fell off the George Washington Bridge as a fledgling and had multiple fractures.

29. Barred Owl. This barred owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. His flight ability is compromised due to a humeral fracture he sustained. Barred owls are on the threatened species list in New Jersey.

30. Barred Owl. This barred owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. She was hit by a car, and due to injury and infection to her wing, she has no sustainable flight. Barred owls are on the threatened species list in New Jersey.

31. Barred Owl. This barred owl is a resident of The Raptor Trust. She was hit by a car, and due to injury and infection to her wing, she has no sustainable flight. Barred owls are on the threatened species list in New Jersey.

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