If you locate a bird that appears to be orphaned, injured or sick, it is best to take some time to observe its behavior before trying to catch the animal. If it is a young bird in particular, it may be waiting for a parent to return with food.
What type of bird did you find?
Baby – “Baby” birds can be in a nest, walking, or even able to fly.
Adult – Sick or injured adult birds often need assistance.
Raptor – These are birds such as eagles, hawks, falcons and owls.