Burrowing Owls And Badger Holes

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I’ve been aware for years that these owls sometimes take over badger holes but it’s something I’ve never been able to document without question until this week. [...]

A Badger And Weasel Confrontation On Antelope Island

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Yesterday morning we were witness to a tense drama involving a badger and Long-tailed Weasels on Antelope Island. American badgers feed primarily on rodents (ground squirrels, pocket gophers, rats, mice and voles) which they often capture by digging out their burrows – the digging skills of badgers are legendary. But on this day a close relative was on the menu. [...]