Animalblog Owls
As Found In Zoo Birds

Owls are birds from the order Strigiformes, which includes about 200 species of mostly solitary and nocturnal birds of prey typified by an upright stance, a large, broad head, binocular vision, binaural hearing and feathers adapted for silent flight.
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Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)
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San Diego Zoo external link, San Diego, California
(Photo posted Tuesday 17 May, 2011)
(Photo taken 10:11:59 Wednesday 13 October, 2010)
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This owl drew a large crowd of admirers when brought out and presented to the public. external link


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Snowy Owl (Bubo scandiacus)
(2 of 2) (9909 views)

(2007) Dublin Zoo
Photo Posted Saturday, September 15, 2007
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This snowy owl external link at the Dublin Zoo was very quiet but, if it had spoken, it would have had an unusual voiceexternal link.


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