Maize, Kan. (AP) — A great horned owl is on the road to recovery after getting stuck in the netting of a Kansas batting cage.
KSNW-TV reports that the owl was discovered Monday in the small town of Maize. .
Police contacted a local raptor center for help. Ken Lockwood of Eagle Valley Raptor Center talked officers through the process of removing the owl from the netting.
The owl was then placed in a cardboard box and delivered to the center. The owl had some damaged feathers but is expected to heal in a few weeks.