AN eagle which ditched its Edinburgh Zoo home for a 48-hour jaunt earlier this summer has made a second bid for freedom.
Kousteau the bateleur eagle fled from a birds of prey display in June – and has once again found herself out of bounds.
She has made a home in a tree near zoo grounds and keepers are trying to tempt her back to the attraction with food.
A zoo spokesman said: “She was caught in a gust of wind and has once again ended up near the Forestry Commission.
“As a captive-bred, trained bird she is no risk to other wildlife or to people. This sort of thing can happen during presentations and the only inconvenience is for keepers.”