Tag: owls

Jun 19, 2017

Hikers Stumble Upon Rare Sight of an Owl Swimming Through a Canyon

Hikers Stumble Upon Rare Sight of an Owl Swimming Through a Canyon

Hikers walking through a canyon in Lake Powell between Arizona and Utah stumble upon a rare sight

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Nov 10, 2016

Artist Completely Transforms Intersection with Incredible Owl Mural

Artist Completely Transforms Intersection with Incredible Owl Mural

Street artist WD just completed this owl mural in Athens, Greece for the “Petit Paris d’Athènes Art Festival”

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May 3, 2016

Watch How Silently Owls Fly Compared to Other Birds

Watch How Silently Owls Fly Compared to Other Birds

They’re nature’s stealth bombers

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Feb 10, 2015

Just Two Owls Randomly Nodding Their Heads to Music

Just Two Owls Randomly Nodding Their Heads to Music

Wildlife photographer Megan Lorenz captures a curious pair of burrowing owls on her GoPro.

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Jan 18, 2015

Handler Shares Her Amazing Images With Birds of Prey

Handler Shares Her Amazing Images With Birds of Prey

Imgur user wolfgirl2345 recently posted an amazing gallery of images of birds of prey (aka raptors, birds that hunt and feed on other animals). She works at Gauntlet Birds of Prey Eagle and Vulture Park in Knutsford, Cheshire. The bird park houses over 120 birds from 46 different species. Established in 1996, Gauntlet is…

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Dec 10, 2014

This is Zeus, the Blind Rescue Owl with Stars in his Eyes

This is Zeus, the Blind Rescue Owl with Stars in his Eyes

In 2012, a screech owl was discovered blind and emaciated on someone’s front porch in central California. Veterinarians nursed him back to health but deemed him “non-releasable” due to his loss of vision, preventing him from hunting and surviving on his own in the wild. It’s believed that he only has about 10% of…

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Dec 5, 2014

Just an Owl Going for a Swim

Just an Owl Going for a Swim

Apparently this owl retreated to the water for a swim to escape two peregrine falcons. I don’t think I’ve ever seen an owl swimming before, but the form looks good! The video was taken at Loyola Park Beach in Rogers Park, Chicago on the shores of Lake Michigan.

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