Spice Girl Geri Horner shares touching animal rescue story

The pop star said she hoped the animal recovered swiftly.

Geri Horner has rescued a “beautiful” owl after it hurt its wing flying into a telephone wire.

The Spice Girl said she had rescued the bird and taken it back to her home, before delivering it to a vet for treatment.

The 47-year-old shared a photo of herself holding the animal with her one million Instagram followers.

She said: “I found this beautiful owl on the ground unable to fly – he’d hurt his Wing (I think flown into a telephone wire) – he’s now at the vet. Let’s hope he’s ok.”

The pop star, also known as Ginger Spice, is well-known for her love of animals.

She keeps a number of horses at the Oxfordshire home she shares with husband Christian Horner, team principal of the Red Bull Formula One racing team.

Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe now to get full access