Shaver's Creek Great Horned Owl

Shaver's Creek Great Horned Owl

The Great Horned Owl poses for a headshot

Great Horned Owls are sometimes called 'the tigers of the sky' because they can take down prey that is two to three times larger than they are. Shaver's Creek has two female Great Horned Owls. The birds have a wingspan of 55 inches and can weigh between 3.5 and 5 pounds.

Image: Shaver's Creek Environmental Center
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