He administered fluids which seemed to be exactly what was needed. "We could tell he was completely dehydrated by the way he looked," Bowen said. "After we administered the fluids his head perked right up, and after a few minutes his breathing returned to normal."
And after his hard winter and unfortunate luck with the light fixture the deer was finally ready to go. His rescuers watched as recovered, took a few wobbly steps and bounded off over a fence back into the wild