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This Bird's X-Ray After Swallowing Tweezers Is The Stuff Of Nightmares

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Turns out this bird not only has eyes bigger than its belly, but pretty much its entire body.

The jackdaw managed to chow down on a pair of tweezers, and we don't know whether to be truly terrified or impressed.

He was rescued in Derbyshire, UK, where vets from animal organization RSPCA took this nightmarish X-ray. LOOK AT IT.

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Wildlife vet Dr. Bev Panto said,

When I saw the X-rays and the size of the tweezers he had swallowed, I thought there was absolutely no chance this poor jackdaw could survive. The tweezers stretched the whole length of his digestive system - right from his crop to his intestines and the sharp ends were piercing through his skin. But after a challenging and intricate surgery to remove the tweezers via his stomach, and a nail-biting hour watching him recover, he proved he was quite the little fighter.
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Dr. Panto suspects the bird was being hand-fed with a pair of tweezers when he snatched them out of the feeder's hand.

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The little thing's doing fine now, but he's already been spotted eyeing up some toenail clippers.

Citations: RSPCA