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Metropolitan saves the storks caught in electric current

Extending the hand of compassion to the wild nature as well as street animals, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality helped the three storks injured as a result of being caught in an electrical current.
08.07.2020
 Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Street Animal Housing and Rehabilitation Center, which carries out the care and treatment of sick, injured, victims of accidents and ill-treated street animals, continues to extend its compassion to the wild. The three storks found wounded by the citizens of Cumalı neighbourhood of Bozkurt district a while ago, were brought to Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Street Animals Housing and Rehabilitation Center to be treated by Nature Conservation National Parks Branch Directorate. After the veterinary of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality examined the storks, they determined that storks injured as a result of the electric current in the controls of the storks.
 
Wing exercises started
 
Treatment of storks, which caused burns on his feet and various parts of his body as a result of being caught electric current, was started last week. Two of the storks who responded to the treatment quickly recovered and started the wing exercises, while the treatment of the other stork continues. It is estimated that the nests of the storks are close to the electric pole, at the same time they hit the current by striking the electric wires.
 
They will be left to their natural environment
 
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Street Animals Housing and Rehabilitation Center Veterinarian Elvan Alkaya stated that the treatment of the three storks, injured by striking the electric wires, continued for about one week. Stating that two of the storks, whose treatments have been completed, have had their wing exercises done, Veterinary Physician Alkaya said that they would soon return to their natural environment.