The 100 Greatest Owl Photos You Will Ever See In This Decade!

The 100 Greatest Owl Photos You Will Ever See In This Decade!

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Owls are both amazing and awe-inspiring. They are nocturnal birds of prey typified by an upright stance, a large and broad head. That’s just a fact.

Their binocular vision, binaural hearing, sharp talons, and their silent flight is a legend in the bird kingdom. What’s more, their gestures and facial expressions are so remarkably similar to yours that it’s just impossible not to adore these wonderful birds.

Especially after this post, which we at Dosed prepared for you today. Have a blast!

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Owls can rotate their heads and necks as much as 270 degrees.

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These adorable birds hunt mostly small mammals like rats, rodents, insects, and other small birds. Some families of owls specialize in hunting fish.

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The smallest owl—weighing as little as 31 grams (1 oz) and measuring some 13.5 centimetres (5 in)—is the elf owl (Micrathene whitneyi)

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They are found in all regions of the Earth except Antarctica and some remote islands.

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The heaviest (and largest winged) owls are two similarly-sized eagle owls

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Different species of owls produce different sounds; this distribution of calls aids owls in finding mates.

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Female owls tend to be slightly larger than males.

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Female owls stay in their nest with their eggs while it is the responsibility of the male to bring back food to the nest.

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Owl eggs typically have a white colour and an almost spherical shape and range in number from a few to a dozen.

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Owls’ hunting strategy depends on stealth and surprise.

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Owl’s sharp beak and powerful talons allow it to kill its prey before swallowing it whole.

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Owls are very adept in hunting in their respective environments.

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Owls share an innate ability to fly almost silently and also more slowly in comparison to other birds

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Owl’s eyes are fixed into these sclerotic tubes, they are unable to move the eyes in any direction.

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Instead of moving their eyes, owls swivel their head to visualize their surroundings.

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An owl turns its head until the sound reaches both ears at the same time, at which point it is directly facing the source of the sound.

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Among the Kikuyu of Kenya, it was believed that owls were harbingers of death.

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The modern West associates owls with wisdom.

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In Hinduism, an owl is the vahana, mount, of the Goddess Lakshmi

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The photographer Eric Hosking lost his left eye after attempting to photograph a tawny owl, which inspired the title of his 1970 autobiography, An Eye for a Bird.

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