ANTIGO, Wis., Nov. 24 (UPI) — Two turkeys in Wisconsin averted a very likely excursion to the slaughterhouse soon after slipping off of a truck on Sunday.
The truck ongoing driving soon after unintentionally dropping the turkeys and the two birds ended up ultimately found by Wausau law enforcement.
Right after failing to seize the birds, police gained support from wildlife rehabilitation group Wild Instincts.
The turkeys had been determined as endangered blue condition turkeys on their capture and had been sent to reside with Raptor Training Group Inc. Government Director Marge Gibson.
“They will have Thanksgiving at our residence and not in the way most turkeys expertise this getaway!” Gibson wrote in a put up on Facebook.
Gibson stated the turkeys sustained leg accidents but are “easily recovering” adhering to the crash.
“Slipping off at truck on the way to the market place has [pardon] composed all above it,” she explained. “An incident that could have killed them [equally actually] turned out to be the luckiest factor that could have transpired to them.