A bald eagle hurt in a fight with another eagle in October was released back into the wild on Sunday.

West Sound Wildlife Shelter had been caring for the 10-pound raptor, which is about six years old and was suffering from soft tissue injuries and soreness.

The West Sound Wildlife Shelter says in 2012 they cared for 1003 animals in need of medical care.

The West Sound Wildlife Shelter provides injured, orphaned and sick wild animals a second chance at life and promotes the well-being of wildlife through public outreach, education and involvement.

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