Small birds hospital in Haarlem, Holland.
Haarlem, Holland (Netherlands).
CU. Foreign sign (possibly German), pan to man in white coat walking in a large garden. MS. Large collection of birds in a big glass house. MS. Man in white coat enters glass house and is told by another man what is wrong with some of the birds. MS. & CU. The man in white coat looking down one of the birds' throat and then gives it an injection with a syringe. MS. Four ducks playing in water. CU. Duck's head. CU. Bandage being taken off bird's leg. Various shots of the general activity in this small birds hospital, including good close up shots of some birds. GV. Crowd gathers on the bank of the North Sea Canal as baskets of birds that have been treated and recovered are placed down prior to the birds being released. Various shots of the birds being released, they make their way to water's edge and speed off across the surface.
Date found in the old record - 29/03/1963. Dutch voiceover.