Short-eared Owls Defending Their Nest Against Predators

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Short-eared Owls defend their nests fearlessly and relentlessly. […]

Young Short-eared Owl Experimenting With Its Eyesight?

It’s often a fool’s errand to assign motivation to unexplained bird behaviors so in this case I won’t make any claims. But I have to wonder if this young owl might have been experimenting with its eyesight. […]