Struggling owl fished out of New York pool

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Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Animal rescuers in New York state rushed to the rescue of an owl that plunged into a swimming pool and was struggling to get out of the water.

Frankie Floridia of the Strong Island Animal Rescue League said his team responded to a call from the Sweetbriar Nature Center about an owl stranded in a Commack swimming pool.


A video shows team members expressing relief to find the owl was still alive and using a net to fish it out of the water.

The rescue group said the owl was taken to a rehabilitation facility.

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