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Sweet Kissy Face

A very sweet barred owl that is currently in rehab.  Whenever she blinks, her eyes look like one of those dolls from the 1970s.   


Bounty Hunter

Rivers Styx, the Bounty Hunter, was out hanging wanted posters on Heathcote and other suspects.  He heard the distinctive rustle of leaves and the scurry of small padded feet.  58 more words

World Animal Day








Who Cooks For You

As we approached field command, this barred owl watched our progress. Over the years their “who-cooks-for-you,” along with gabbling chatter has been ubiquitous on night hikes, campfires and overnights. 15 more words

Living In Step With Nature

Barred Owl Rescued in Dearborn Park

This Barred Owl was rescued by caring neighbors from City of Decatur, Ga who were members of  Atlanta Wild Animal Rescue Effort Inc. (A.W.A.R.E) back in September 2015.   545 more words

Owl Rescue

Some Thoughts on Fall

I have been to much (although admittedly not all) of this country, and I have very strong feelings about fall in the Midwest being one of the greatest season/location combinations possible. 717 more words

Should we kill invasive birds in order to protect the endangered spotted owl?

The Northern spotted owl is a endangered species that depends on the habitat of old-growth forests. Many conservation efforts have been made to protect these habitats, but the spotted owl is also threatened by an invasive species, the barred owl. 89 more words