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VIDEO: Baby hawk nursed back to health at Moses Lake clinic

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MOSES LAKE, Wash. -

When a Good Samaritan found a baby hawk abandoned and out of its nest in the Moses Lake area, they brought it to Pioneer Veterinary Clinic to be examined. Now the clinic is nursing the hawk back to health, and a video of one doctor feeding the hawk is getting a little attention online.

The clinic posted a video of Dr. Maier feeding the hawk on Thursday. Since then the video has been viewed over 7,000 times and shared 100 times.

A veterinarian with the clinic tells KHQ after the little hawk is healthy, they usually send it to a rehabilitation group with the intent of getting it back into the wild.

Jesyka Melcher Morrison with Pioneer Veterinary Clinic says the hawk was not injured when it was brought in and they expect to send it to the rehab facility within the week. Morrison says the hawk is "doing great."

And eating well too.

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