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Great Horned owl/ Bubo virginianus


Great Horned owl/ Bubo virginianus

It is a biggest owl in North America.
This is the first time we've noticed it around. Look at those claws.....and those yellow staring eyes. If I would be squirrel I would be worried.
Their wing span can be up to 2 meters.
Sorry, not a greatest picture of it.



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It's a stunner! Lucky you!

29 Jun, 2021

 

He knows your looking at him.

29 Jun, 2021

 

His/hers eyes are very yellow which does not show well in my picture and the stare is intense.

29 Jun, 2021

 

It’s a good pic Klahanie … he looks very fierce.

29 Jun, 2021

 

Wonderful to see, Klahanie..definitely envious!

29 Jun, 2021

 

lovely bird and clearly having a kip after being out hunting all night. I love owls such amazing biology.

30 Jun, 2021

 

Thank you for your comments, Sheila, Kate and SBG.
Amazing bird. We have resident barred owl and this was a surprise.

30 Jun, 2021



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