One Connecticut college student helps rehabilitate birds of prey through non-profit organization.

Christine Peyreigne, a female falconer, and president of Christine’s Critters, Inc., a Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education non-profit in Weston, has a mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and release injured birds of prey.

Peyreigne, 21, is a licensed general class falconer, and a full-time college student with plans to become a veterinary technician.