FOXBOROUGH, MA (WHDH) - Police in Foxboro rescued an owl that became trapped in a net on a soccer field in Foxboro on Wednesday.
According to Foxborough Police, a concerned citizen reported an owl trapped in a soccer net at 7:45 am on Friends Field off Chestnut Street.
Animal Control officers responded to the call and successfully freed the owl from the net.
The owl was taken to Tufts Veterinary Emergency Treatment & Specialties for an immediate evaluation.
The owl is currently being closely monitored in Walpole, where it will receive necessary medication and further care.
Tufts staff will administer a fly test at their indoor barn before it is officially released back into the wild.
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