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3 Impressive Ways Animals Adapt to Winter Conditions

Of all the enticingly cute holiday stocking stuffers currently in store displays, the owl is one of my favorites. But the way marketers portray animals with winter hats and scarves make me cringe…slig…

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Watch Hoot & Annie On This Live Owl Cam

About five years ago, Cathy Howell, staff attorney for The Nature Conservancy in Texas, decided she needed a new project. This nature enthusiast and amateur woodworker wanted to get her hands dirty—an…

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How the Owl Rotates its Head

Ever wonder how an owl rotates its neck without injury when you need a neck message after getting your hair shampooed at the salon? A team of researchers at Johns Hopkins set out to investigate how a …

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Harry Potter Linked to Owl Neglect

By Allyson Koerner, Ecorazzi It’s no secret that the “Harry Potter” books and films are pretty powerful and influential, but did you know it may be the cause of the abandonment of hundreds of pet o…

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Baby Great Horned Owls Get Human Care

Veterinarians at Washington State University are raising nine tiny great horned owls whose nests have been destroyed. The baby owls are rarely seen by the public because adult owls make it difficult t…

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Yellowstone’s Great Gray Owls

There comes a time when we all must make a leap into adulthood, and for great gray owl chicks in Yellowstone National Park, the expression is taken quite literally! Practice-makes-perfect for the litt…

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Lovely Owls (Video)

This video shows an owl named Molla, along with other owls of different species. Molla loves the attention from people. As you can see, she is cherishing the moment of being pet on her head, and she s…

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Cute Baby Owls (Video)

WildCare Bay Area recently rescued these adorable baby screech owls. According to the organization, these owls will be raised with their own species and will have minimal human contact.  Luckily, they…

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Kitty Couch: Animal-Inspired Eco-Décor

Animal-inspired furniture and home décor emerges in the design world in a multitude of shapes and forms. The style can run the gamut from the sublime to the ridiculous. First, let's begin here: We'…

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Owls Are Online Rock Stars with 12 Million Views

A family of California Barn Owls, two adults and their owlets, have over 6,000 followers for their live stream on UStream, and have generated over 12 million views. Their page also features live chat,…

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