Welcome to the world of wildlife rehabilitation, a profession that appeals only to those with a strong will and a big heart. In rural western Kentucky, three women have taken on the responsibility to care for wild animals that are injured, orphaned, or in need, with the ultimate goal of returning them back to the wild. (Source: National Geographic Wild)
Kristin rescues a fawn with a broken leg and rushes it to the veterinarian. Things take a turn when she learns the fawn’s leg is likely infected.
The team attempts to help a mallard that has nested her babies in the center of a busy parking area.