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VIDEO: Young falcons rescued from glass balcony barrier

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Falcons are some of the fastest raptors, but when it comes to recently-cleaned glass, they're not the quickest on the uptake.

Two young kestrels became perplexed by a pane on a balcony, and seemed stuck -- vainly trying to flap their way through the clear barrier. Luckily, they got a helping hand.

A German man posted the video of the rescue on LiveLeak on Wednesday -- and it's clear at least one of the birds was a bit flummoxed by the five-fingered helper who freed the feathered friends.

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