Swan

Police remove a fishing hook from a swan's bill on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in West Babylon. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Rescue Injured Swan In West Babylon

Officers were called to Santapogue Creek just before 9 a.m. When they arrived, they found the swan with fishing line around its neck and a hook in its bill.

09/18/2013

(credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Swan Impaled By Arrow On Long Island Released Back Into The Wild

The swan was found in July with a hunting arrow sticking through its body near Indian Island County Park in Riverhead.

09/13/2011

This seagull was seen wandering on The Long Wharf in Sag Harbor with a dart that was apparently fired from a gun. The dart pierced the Seagulls head from front to back. (credit: Doug Kuntz/Suffolk County SPCA)

Seagulls Impaled With Dart, Arrow In Suffolk County; Reward Offered For Arrest

In what seems to be a rash of attacks against wildlife in Suffolk County, officials say two more seagulls have been injured, one from an arrow and another from a blow dart.

07/29/2011