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Eastern Screech Owl

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Owl in an owl house. I will keep updating as the Spring Progresses. Here is a video of the owl waking up in the evening. I used bi-aural mics so if you have earphones on you will get the best effect.


This owl is one of two using an owl box I built in early 2012. It is hanging in a Camphor tree. Check out a real Screech Owl Box maker!

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42 Comments (1–25)

Maeve McPartlin
Maeve McPartlin 7 years ago

So cute I love owls

barefeetbilly 10 years ago

They are very elusive but I would look in large trees with open holes in them. Best to watch at dusk and look for them around and in the cavities.

sanmiggums 10 years ago


sanmiggums 10 years ago

Where's the best place to find owl

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 10 years ago


Seema 10 years ago

extremely b'ful pics..thanks for sharing..

Great spotting,awesome series Barefeetbilly,congrats on the SOTD and thanks for sharing

chebeague10 10 years ago

Thats amazing and that video makes him look like a robot!

chebeague7 10 years ago

Wonderful stills and video they truly are, amazing!

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 10 years ago

Awesome spotting, congratulations barefeetbilly! Awesome shots!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 10 years ago

Very nice, well deserved. Congrats!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 10 years ago

Of course this is SOTD!!! HA! What a gorgeous cute owl. I wish you many more bare-footed adventures. Keep up the good spotting.

cranbrook-sda-youth1 10 years ago


Ajwerko 10 years ago

Amazing series!! Congratulations!

ceherzog 10 years ago


lauret.thierry.5 10 years ago

amazing shot , wonderful owl !!

Arun 10 years ago

Fantastic .... Congratulations !!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

Congratulations Billy!

Thank you so much for sharing, I specially loved the video... : ) Congratulations on the SOTD, barefeetbilly

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 10 years ago

What a great spotting. Thanks for sharing and congratulations.

NuwanChathuranga 10 years ago

Congratulations Billy!

Wild Things
Wild Things 10 years ago

Congratulations on a very well deserved SOTD!

Reza Hashemizadeh
Reza Hashemizadeh 10 years ago

Congratulations on this awesome SotD !

barefeetbilly 10 years ago

How sweet it is! Thanks so much! Just wait until I tell the little owls!

AshleyT 10 years ago

Congrats! Beautiful series, screech owls are adorable :)

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Tampa, Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 23, 2013
Submitted on Mar 23, 2013

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