Images of injured owl hitching a boat ride are heartwarming and

Images of injured owl hitching a boat ride are heartwarming and amazing

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LAKE LANIER, Ga. -

A boater on Lake Lanier made quite a discovery while out on the water... a Great Horned Owl.

The owl was floating, almost motionless in the cold water.

When the boater offered a helping hand to the tired, stranded owl, it accepted in a heartwarming way.

Click on the video above to view the full report from FOX 5's Nicole Estaphan. 

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