It was yesterday afternoon that Randi Hansen from Drangedal came home from the store and discovered a bald eagle on the property.
- The looked at me and was not afraid. When I tried to scare it away, it came after me. So I turned around, and there I saw Chiba lie under a bush, " says Hansen, who runs the Lillestua kennel.
The tibetan spanielen Chiba had been attacked by the eagle, and had to be euthanized.
I wasn't thinking clearly, and was completely in shock. It is a sad story. Totally unreal, " says Hansen.the EAGLE: Randi Hansen came home from the store and discovered a bald eagle on the property. Photo: Randi Hansen Show more - Desperate
She tells us that Chiba soon as the age of two years old and weighed around six pounds. The kennel is fenced with a two metre high wire netting, and Hansen tells us that the dogs go in and out as they want through a hatch in the verandadøra.
- In the night våkna I several times and thought: "Is Chiba really taken by the eagle"? She was the world's kindest dog wagged, " says Hansen.
I don't know what I should do now. I have three large dogs that are out there. But the small do I need to vent on the porch. I need to take care of, " she says.
Hansen is in despair over the situation and are afraid that the eagle will come back.Took the roe deer
Espen Mark in the Norwegian nature inspectorate says that they have been the home of Randi Hansen to look after the eagle.
- We do not make any more now. We rush out if it pops up again. The way I see it, it is not in the area anymore, " says Mark.
- Was the eagle, ill or injured?
- we believe not. It has taken to the wings, so it is fresh enough for that.
The same eagle has also injured a deer in the same area. The Norwegian nature inspectorate had to euthanize rådyret in the day.
It has damaged rådyret and could have stayed in the area to wait for the animal to die or turn to the left. We took, therefore, out many different birds, " he explains.the Eagle crashed with the bus - got a ride to the vet