Injured Canada Goose on Sunrise Highway Rescued By Suffolk County SPCA

The goose was taken to an Animal Hospital in Selden where he will undergo surgery.

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SPCA Detective Jennifer Pape with the injured Canadian Goose she rescued.

Photo by: Suffolk County SPCA

Patchogue, NY - February 1, 2019 - On Friday, Feb. 1st , 2019, Detective Jennifer Pape from the Suffolk County SPCA responded to a distress call that a Canadian Goose was injured and on the median on Sunrise Highway near the Ocean Avenue Exit in Patchogue
Det. Pape immediately responded to the location where she was able to capture the injured goose. She transported the goose to the Animal Emergency Hospital in Selden where he will undergo surgery to repair a severe laceration. Once he recovers he will be released.
The Suffolk County SPCA, established in 1984, is a private, nonprofit, charitable organization and the voice for animals in Suffolk County. We are not affiliated with, a subdivision of, or funded by any other local, state or national humane organization. Please help us to provide a better life for pets and other animals in Suffolk County.