News

bird headlines from all over the world

Burdrs

photos, stories and blog posts from burdrs just like you

Just For Fun

random posts about birds that just don’t fit anywhere else

Learn Stuff

projects or information burdrs might find useful or interesting

Bird Gear

bird related products that you may like or just find silly

Home » Headline, News, Videos

Birds Rescued From Oklahoma Hail Storm

Submitted by on May 19, 2010 – 6:03 pmOne Comment
Heart shaped hail damage from Oklahoma hail storm by Wesley Fryer

Heart shaped hail damage from Oklahoma hail storm by Wesley Fryer

A flock of birds got caught in the massive hail storm that hit Oklahoma last Sunday. Fortunately, a caring family came to their rescue!

After the storm, the Webster family went outside to take a look at the damage. They ended up finding a flock of birds badly injured from the hail.

Ashlee Webster:

These birds were so hurt, that they couldn’t even go anywhere. At one point I had three or four in my hands at one time like picking Easter eggs out of the yard.

The birds were then take to The WildCare Foundation where they are being rehabilitated for release back into the wild.

You have to watch the incredible video below to see just how intense this hail storm was. About a 1 minute 30 seconds into the video, the pool looks like it turns into whitewater rapids! Wow!


  • Laney_Bird

    Wow, that video of the hail is terrifyingly awesome. I've never seen a hailstorm like that before! A sweet rescue story :)