Animal-Loving Golfer Greg Owen Strips, Rescues Bird From TPC Sawgrass Pond

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The animals of the golf world have a friend in Greg Owen.

The PGA Tour golfer starred in a dramatic animal rescue Monday at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Owen witnessed a baby blue jay struggling to cross a pond by air and sea, so he stripped to his underwear, jumped into the pond and carried the bird out to safety.

Thumbnail photo via Derick E. Hingle/USA TODAY Sports Images

Apr 24, 2015; Avondale, LA, USA; Greg Owen on the 18th hole during the second round of the Zurich Classic at TPC Louisiana. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

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