They have given falconry displays throughout the UK and abroad, flying nearly all the species of birds of prey that can be trained, from large eagles to tiny pygmy owls
Between the array of dinners and her menagerie of animals ("I had 20 cats at one point, I had pygmy owls
, flying squirrels, chipmunks, my dad had a falcon and a hawk in the aviary in the back garden, a crow, ducks, geese, a civet cat..."), 'idyllic' doesn't seem to quite do it justice.
It features a look at UK owls and other species from around the world, from tiny Owllets and Pygmy Owls
to Barn Owls and giant Eagle Owls.
Aaron Flesch from the University of Arizona, along with five collaborators, studied bighorn sheep and pygmy owls
in the border area and published their findings in 2009.
2007: Influence of snow cover on food hoarding in pygmy owls
Last year, birders saw just three northern pygmy owls
and four short-eared owls.
"Some of the potential damage to pygmy owls
could be mitigated with a few tweaks to the system," Epps added.
are very small, with a length of approximately six inches and a wingspan of a little over a foot.
While having problems with her training as a Beaststalker (she only seems to be able to call up tiny black-and-gray spotted pygmy owls
), Jennifer is also unsure of her feelings for her friend Skip, a werearachnid.
Among the raptors, the greatest dangers to chickadees come from small species such as the coffee cup-size pygmy owls
We knew haphazard growth was hard on mountain lions, kit foxes, and pygmy owls
, but a new study shows it's bad for humans, too.
The North Wales Bird Trust has a massive range of birds including emu, waterfowl, cockatoos, and recently made history by rearing the first pygmy owls
to be born in captivity.