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Great Horned Owl

Bubo virginianus


Large gray, brown and white owl with long ear tufts. You can hear and see this owl call another Great Horned Owl in the video It's primary food source is rabbits/hares, and larger rodents although it will eat smaller rodents, reptiles, amphibians and insects.


On a Eucalyptus tree in our yard that is part Oak Woodland and part Chaparral.This is one of the most widespread owls in North America.

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California, USA

Spotted on Dec 2, 2017
Submitted on May 27, 2019

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