Pearson Airport fights birds the natural way with birds
Tuesday, October 16 2012 @ 11:52 AM EDT
Contributed by: karenbills
Torstar Network October 13, 2012
After all, he doesn’t know how.
“He hasn’t been trained to kill,” says Rob Shevalier, 42, a bird handler by trade.
Not that it matters.
All Ivan needs to do is spread his massive black wings and fan his white tail feathers while swooping low over Etobicoke Creek and his job is pretty much done.
October 13, 2012Meet Ivan, an eight-year-old bald eagle that weighs about as much as a newborn human baby and manages to make a pretty good living for himself without resorting to the messy business of terminating the lives of other flying creatures.
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