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Reasons to Give a Hoot About Owls

Reasons to Give a Hoot About Owls
The wise bird, in fact, has become a great inspiration for artists. Reasons to Give a Hoot About Owls

Reasons to Give a Hoot About Owls
A quick glance at Urban Outfitters’ or Hot Topic’s websites shows that clothing and accessories with owls on them are all the rage right now. Maybe with school back in session, people are wearing wise owls to feel smarter? You’ll actually be smarter after reading some intriguing facts about Harry Potter’s favorite feathered friend. About Owls (1)

About Owls
Yellow-eyed Owls

Gorgeous snowy owls are a lot like people in their relationships—they may be committed to one owl, or they may date around. When food is scarce, committed couples may choose not to reproduce that year—very responsible parenting.

Great horned owls are the weight-lifting champs of the bird world. They can carry animals several times heavier than themselves.

Much like you won’t answer your phone for a telemarketer, barred owls roost high in trees with a heavy canopy so they won’t be bothered by crafty crows.

While most owls have feathers right down to their toes, Cuban screech owls have bare legs. Because they live in a tropical climate, they’ve evolved to wearing cut-offs.

Ladies, your mate probably doesn’t work as hard to impress you as male short-eared owls do for their females. Males perform complex spiraling courtship flights for their paramours.

Reasons to Give a Hoot About Owls

Spreading its wings Owl
Spreading its wings Owl
Funny picture of Owls under the protection of toy owl
Funny picture of Owls under the protection of toy owl
Adorable Owl
Adorable Owl
Adorable Owl
Autumn Owl
Flying Owl
Flying Owl
Stunning Owl
Stunning Owl
Forest Owl
Forest Owl
Cute Owl
Cute Owl
Night Owl
Night Owl
Four Owls
Four Owls
Gray Owl
Gray Owl
Brooch - Owls
Brooch – Owls
Pendant - Owl
Pendant – Owl
Costume jewelry - Owl pendant
Costume jewelry – Owl pendant
Creative photo with two Owls
Creative photo with two Owls
Topiary sculpture - Owls
Topiary sculpture – Owls
A set of owl pendants
A set of owl pendants
Jewelry - Owl pendant
Jewelry piece – Owl pendant
Pencil drawing on a ticket -Owl
Pencil drawing on a ticket -Owl
Mirror, mirror... About Owls
Mirror, mirror… About Owls

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