The bird was possibly hit by a stone thrown with a slingshot, according to the PMA
By Liana Feitosa | 05/06/2022 16:23
Blue-and-white Macaw was rescued on a rural property this Friday morning (6) by the PMA (Environmental Military Police) of Campo Grande. The wild bird was injured and was found in an inn located in the rural area of the Capital, about 40 km from the city, close to the MS-080 highway.
At the scene, the police identified that the macaw had a broken wing. According to the report by the owner of the inn to the environmental authorities, the animal appeared on the property already injured.
According to the PMA, the bird was possibly hit by a stone thrown with a slingshot. She was rescued, placed in a containment box and sent to the CRAS (Wild Animals Rehabilitation Center) in the Capital, where she will receive veterinary care and monitoring.