Clinic statistics - Spring, 2023
Lori Arent

“Hope is the thing with feathers,” a quote by Emily Dickinson, is exemplified every day in The Raptor Center’s hospital. The spirit and resilience patients often show is inspiring and fuels the clinic as it works endlessly on behalf of these incredible birds. 124 raptors have found their way to TRC as of April 9, 2023, with 6 of them being babies, the epitome of hope for the future.

2022 admissions of the top five species:


Red-tailed Hawk
188 admissions


Bald eagle
179 admissions


Great horned owl
173 admissions


Cooper's hawk
105 admissions


Barred owl
97 admissions