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Stacey O'Brien

Stacey O'Brien

Stacey O'Brien Biography

Stacey O'Brien is trained as a biologist specializing in wild animal behavior. She graduated from Occidental College with a BS in biology and continued her education at the California Institute of Technology. O'Brien now works as a wildlife rescuer and rehabilitation expert with a variety of local animals, including the endangered brown pelican, owls, seabirds, possums, and songbirds. She lives in Southern California.

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This biography was last updated on 08/26/2011.

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Wesley the Owl
Wesley the Owl

by Stacey O'Brien

When biologist Stacey O'Brien first met a four-day-old baby barn owl with nerve damage in one wing, she knew he had no hope of surviving on his own in the wild, so gave him a permanent home living with her. This is the funny, poignant story of their two decades together.
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