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Barn Owl

Tyto alba

Description:

This Barn Owl is from Mountsberg Conservation Raptor Centre. "Jazz" is a half North American, Half European Barn Owl. Both of her parents were "imprinted" by humans and she will spend the rest of her life living in captivity.

Habitat:

Barn Owls are the most widely distributed of the Owl species.

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20 Comments

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thank you vipin.baliga and MayraSpringmann!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Beautiful capture!!

vipin.baliga
vipin.baliga 9 years ago

Such a beautiful bird...!!!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thanks vanhevel!

vanhevel
vanhevel 9 years ago

wonderful series!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thank you July Llanes-Bonilla!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thanks FluffBerger!

July Llanes
July Llanes 9 years ago

Beautiful!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thank you KatCuff!

KatCuff
KatCuff 9 years ago

Great series - Beautiful bird! Owls are so spectacular!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thanks Ietermagog!

Ietermagog
Ietermagog 9 years ago

Barn owls are really so special. A great series!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thank you Ismael Chaves!

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 9 years ago

Gorgeous series!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thanks Karen!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

What a great gift! I look forward to seeing more photos!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

It really was. I received an "raptor adoption" for christmas this year. As a thank you for sponsorship, I visited with this Barn Owl, a Shriek Owl, a Juvenile Bald Eagle, a couple of Kestrels, and a Great Horned Owl. It was an awesome day. More photos coming soon!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

That must have been an amazing experience!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Thanks KarenL! I was lucky enough to spend the afternoon Jazz. She's a beautiful bird.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Lovely series Courtney!

CourtneyVerk
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CourtneyVerk

Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Feb 5, 2012
Submitted on Feb 5, 2012

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