Photos: LSU Vet school eagle release

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  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- The eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine squawks as Dr. Javier Nevarez, left, associate professor with the Vet School's Wildlife Hospital, and Max Rinaldi, zoological medicine intern, capture the bird in the raptor enclosure and check its rehabilitated wing.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital, releases an eagle on the levee near the LSU SVM.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Being gathered up in the raptor enclosure, the eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU SVM, watches warily as Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital and Max Rinaldi, Zoological Medicine Intern, move in for the capture.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Being gathered up in the raptor enclosure, the eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU SVM, moves around as Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital and Max Rinaldi, Zoological Medicine Intern, move in for the capture.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Being gathered up in the raptor enclosure, the eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU SVM, moves around as Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital and Max Rinaldi, Zoological Medicine Intern, move in for the capture.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Being gathered up in the raptor enclosure, the eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU SVM, squawks as Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, right, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital and Max Rinaldi, left, Zoological Medicine Intern, make the capture.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Being gathered up in the raptor enclosure, the eagle that was released on the levee near the LSU SVM, squawks as Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, right, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital and Max Rinaldi, left, Zoological Medicine Intern, make the capture.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Javier Nevarez, D.V.M., associate professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine’s Wildlife Hospital, releases an eagle on the levee near the Vet School.

  • Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- The released eagle soars. Dr. Javier Nevarez DVM, Associate Professor with the LSU School of Veterinary Medicines Wildlife Hospital, released the eagle on the levee near the LSU SVM.