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Iowa group rescues pelican with stick stuck in his wing

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Black Hawk Wildlife Rehabilitation Project rescued a pelican that had a a stick stuck in his wing.

They say he was found near Sweet Marsh by Sumner.

The pelican was taken to Den Herder Veterinary Hospital in Waterloo. 

It turns out, this was a feisty bird. Den Herder captured some video of him

They say the pelican is doing much better now. Black Hawk Wildlife Rehabilitation says they should be releasing him back into the wild in the next few weeks. 

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