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Owl facts and fiction

Updated on October 19, 2013
 European Eagle Owl
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Did you know…

For the ancient Greeks, the owl symbolized the goddess Athena and represented wisdom.

In Egyptian mythology, the owl represents death, the night and the cold. Mummified owls were discovered in some tombs.

In Albania in the 19th century, the owl announced a birth.

In Brittany, it was believed that when the owls sang, it was sign of good weather!

Among Romans, the cry of the owl announced an imminent death. The owl was also associated with sorcery and black magic.

Owl facts

Owls are birds of prey from the order Strigiformes. They are carnivorous birds, also called predators. Birds of prey are characterized by their hooked beak and their sharp talons.

Some birds of prey are are diurnal; that means that they live during the day: the vulture, the eagle, the buse, the falcon, the sparrowhawk, etc

Other birds of prey are nocturnal; that means they live during the night: the Long-eared Owl, the Blakiston’s Fish Owl, the Barn Owll, etc.

Some owls have tufts which are made of feathers. The tufts are neither horns nor ears. Not all owls have tufts.

The beak is powerful and hooked. The birds of prey use it to cut their preys.

Eyesight is very developed in birds of prey. Owls have a large head with large round eyes whose pupils dilate. The eyes give them a good sens of depth and distance as well as excellent night vision. Their field of view is reduced because the eyes are placed in the front of the face but on the other hand, they can turn their head 270º in either direction.

The ears are on the side of the head and are hidden by feathers. Owls have excellent hearing which helps them with hunting.

The legs of the birds of prey end in powerful sharp talons. The talons are effective weapons; they are made of four fingers, three in front and one behind. They are armed with long claws. The owls use their talons like grips to seize their prey, to transport it and to crush it.

Noctural birds of prey have special feathers which enable them to fly silently and thus not be detected by their preys.

Depending on the species, the habitat varies : at the edge of cliffs, in rock escarpments, forests, close to marshes, dunes, etc

Owls hunt various small rodents like mice, field mice, shrews, rabbits. They also hunt bats. As well, some species eat birds and insects like grasshopers. Birds of prey have no teeth and swallow their preys without chewing them. As they cannot digest the bones, the teeth, the hairs or the feathers, these birds regurgitate the indigested remainders in more or less round balls called “owl pellets“.

Female owls lay eggs : they are oviparous animals. The incubation period is from 24 to 37 days depending on the species.

Owl Numbers

The size of an owl varies between 12 cm (5”) and 80 cm (2’ 8”) .

The wingspan of a bird of prey can go from 50 cm (1’ 2”) to 1.60 m (5’ 4”).

The weight of an owl varies between 50 g (2 oz) and 3 kg (6½ lb).

The life expectancy of an owl in the wild varies depending on the species (5 to 28 years). The longevity record in captivity is held by a Eurasian Eagle Owl that lived 68 years.

Owl Expressions

Night owl = one who stays up late; one who prefers the night hours ...

Wise as an owl = this expression comes from the owl's behavior of watching and patiently waiting when hunting its prey. In fact owls are less intelligent than geese, crows, and ravens!

Impact of human activity

In the past owls were associated with witches and thus did not have a good reputation. People believed that the presence of this bird around a house was an ill omen. In order to avert this bad fate, people would nail the owls on the doors.

Owls are an endangered species. They are exposed to several dangers. The most serious threat for the owls the destruction of their habitat. Deforestation and the disappearance of natural cavities reduce their habitat and thus decrease their chance of finding a potential nesting site.

It is the same with natural meadows transformed into plowing fields. The destruction of hedges and orchards reduces the habitat of certain species. Drainage of wetlands destroys marshes which are the habitat of the short-eared owl. Owls are often victims of road traffic because these birds glide at ground level and are blinded by car headlights.

These birds also collide with electric cables.

The use of certain pesticides (DDT) between the 1950s and the 1980s had a fatal effect on the food chain of the predators. Chemicals concentrated in their preys caused a population decrease. Chemicals made the egg shells extremely fragile.

Owl Arts and Crafts

Why not represent an owl either as a puppet, a painting or a sculpture?

Visual arts can easily be integrated with other subjects and that is a great way for kids to learn more easily. This type of integrated teaching is a great way to teach about nature and endangered species and what we can do to protect them better.

The owls in the pictures represent different kinds of owls you can find in nature but with art you can also have fun and create your own kind of owl. The important thing is to have kids using their imagination and have fun while they learn!

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Barn Owl made with paper platesBarn Owl.  By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK (Barn OwlUploaded by Magnus Manske) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia CommonsOwl made with paper platesGreat Horned Owl made with paper platesAmerican Great Horned Owl.  By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia CommonsFantasy Owl
Barn Owl made with paper plates
Barn Owl made with paper plates | Source
Barn Owl.  By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK (Barn OwlUploaded by Magnus Manske) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Barn Owl. By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK (Barn OwlUploaded by Magnus Manske) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Owl made with paper plates
Owl made with paper plates | Source
Great Horned Owl made with paper plates
Great Horned Owl made with paper plates | Source
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American Great Horned Owl.  By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
American Great Horned Owl. By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Fantasy Owl
Fantasy Owl | Source

More about Owls

Dow you want to read more about owls? Here are some great hubs by Bill De Giulio:

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      Bill Holland 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

      A good niche for you with your science background. This is the type of hub that will do quite well in time. Well done and very interesting.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you, Bill! It's so important to teach kids using different avenues because not all kids learn the same way. I find that using visual art is always a great way :-)

      Have a great Sunday!

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      Anna Haven 3 years ago from Scotland

      Very interesting. Owls are my favourite type of bird. I like how you have incorporated craft activities in as well. Excellent.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you, Anna! Owls are beautiful birds and I like the way they can turn their head! I painted those owls a few years ago; and last year I placed a few of them in a tree to take pictures and it gave them a new dimension. With nature and sciences, there is always room to teach through art. The kids will learn better that way.... I think.

      Enjoy your Sunday!

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      Dr Penny Pincher 3 years ago from Iowa, USA

      Your barn owl fooled me- I thought it was a real owl in the small size preview image in my HubPages feed. When we lived near the woods years ago, we had an owl nearby that was active at night and make a scary sound like this: Whoooo.....Whoooo......Who..Who.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Just paper plates in a tree in the fall :-)

      I supposed that with time you became used to the sound of the owl?

      Thanks for your comment; it made me smile :-)

      Enjoy the rest of the weekend!

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      FlourishAnyway 3 years ago from USA

      Well done! I really liked how you integrated owl facts, owl expressions, a shout out to a fellow awesome Hubber who loves owls, and even crafts. Kudos for the creativity! Voted up and more, plus sharing!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your kind comments, Flourish :-) I am glad you like owls! Unfortunately, those useful and beautiful animals are endangered! Thanks for the vote and share :-)

      Have a great Sunday!

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      Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

      Owls are such fascinating creatures indeed, especially when they turn their heads around! Awesome hub with interesting facts on owls. My grands would love projects such as these! Thank you for sharing your ideas here.

      Up and more and sharing

      Have a great rest of the weekend,

      Faith Reaper

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      Banned cause of pissants promisem and deantraylor 3 years ago from TWO OF THE MANY LYING LIB CRYBABIES OF HUB PAGES

      Great information there! You want to have some fun? Get a recording of an owl of the type that is found in your area and go out to the woods or in your backyard if you are rural and play it (screech owls is a good one - you can download a wave file from the net and loop it when you play it outside). Go out at dusk or early right before dawn. The owls can respond from a mile away and often will come within 10 - 20 feet of where you stand and usually within 15 -20 minutes even if they are afar. Have a good spotlight because they will entertain you into the night. In late winter/early spring males will land on tree branches and court females drawn to the call. I have even had them dive bomb right into my hands thinking they were attacking another owl. They are very territorial and if you play a hooting Great Horned forget about the screech owls - they book when they hear their cousin for obvious reasons. Play the call in the daylight and you will be assaulted by various song birds looking to protect their nests or area from the owl.

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      Lyndsay Gamber 3 years ago from California

      This is such a cool Hub! I love owls because they are super pretty but I never knew so much about them! Great job! Voted up!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your visit and kind comments, Faith! I love also the way that owls can turn their head around! And I love their big eyes as well!

      Have a great Sunday! Joelle

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your visit and interesting facts, Dont Taze Me Bro! I will research which kind of owls we have in my area and I will try the experience.... and I will be ready with my camera! Thank you for the great advices!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much, Lindsay! You are very kind! I am glad that you like owls; they need all the friends they can get because at one time people saw them as a menace and they killed them! They are good predators and are important to keep some equilibrium in the food chain.

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      wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

      I love owls and wish one hung around my yard.

      I didn't know the owls were not really wise. Aw.

      I enjoyed this very much.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your visit, Wetnose :-) We learn new things everyday... I know that I learned a lot when I research the owl! In my previous home in Ottawa, we had an owl sitting on the fence for several hours at the point that I became concerned that it was hurt or sick... and all of a sudden... it just took off!

      Have a great week!

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      Angela Joseph 3 years ago from Florida

      I love the creative craft ideas you incorporated into this hub. Your little sidebar at the top stated that in some cultures the owl was regarded as evil. Where I come from it was like that too, and I couldn't understand why because they are so pretty. Voted up and interesting.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your comment Quildon :-) Indeed it's sad that those birds were considered evil in some countries or also depending on people's belief. May be it's the sound they make or their big eyes that have people afraid? Who knows? What is important is that they are more and more protected! Let's hope that one day, they can be removed from the endangered species list!

      Have a great week!

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      Devika Primić 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Owl facts and fiction a lovely photo and so interesting about the owl, so nice to read another new hub from you voted up, useful awesome and interesting.

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      Jo Alexis-Hagues 3 years ago from Bedfordshire, U.K

      Another very special hub, if we can get young children to understand, love and appreciate nature, there may just be some hope for the future.

      Up and awesome!!

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      Benjamin Chege 3 years ago

      Hi Joelle Meijer aka kidscrafts. I was so fascinated by the facts about owls. Honestly speaking, I did not know there is anything positive about owls. That is because here in Africa, many people fear them and they are associated with death when they cry like Romans believe. Reading your hub has made me see the other side of owls. I also find it interesting that a 3kg bird is able to hunt mice and rabbits. That is what I call awesome. I support you that their habitats should be protected. Nice photos as well. Voted up, useful, awesome, beautiful and interesting, as that is what the hub is to me.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thanks for your visit and your vote, Devika! Finally, I found some time to put one hub on the web ;-) Have a great week!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your comments, Jo! I agree with you that if children can appreciate nature we might be able to change things in the future.... let's hope! Thanks for the vote! Wishing you a great week!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your visit and comments, Benjamin! Another fascinating thing about those birds is that you can't hear them coming when they fly; that's why they are successful catching their prey. And I suppose that they can catch rabbits even if they don't weigh a lot themselves because they have powerful muscles in their wings and have a sharp beak!

      Have a great week!

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      Michelle Liew 3 years ago from Singapore

      Kids need to read this hub! Thanks for sharing it with us, Kidscrafts!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your comment, Michelle.... and I hope kids will find this hub:-) Have a great week!

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      Benjamin Chege 3 years ago

      Hi kidscrafts. Wow, that is great. That must be the reason why they are smart predators. Have a nice week too.

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      Hawaiian Odysseus 3 years ago from Southeast Washington state

      I hear you loud and clear about the use of visual arts for teaching children. This is a wonderful hub, Joelle, and it attracted some terrific comments. I especially liked the one about taping the owl's voice and playing it at night. I definitely want to try that sometime.

      Great job, my friend! I hope you get a lot of views on this one! Aloha!

      ~Joe

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      Bernadyn 3 years ago from Jacksonville, Florida

      I'm a fan of owls so I was instantly drawn to this! I've never done much research on the various owls and their habitats so this was interesting to read about. It is awful that they are endangered and I like the craft ideas to make owls and teach kids about them. Nice job and have a wonderful week. :)

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your kind and long comment, Joe :-)

      I also liked the comment about playing the sounds of owls at night! I will try that one too.... and be ready to take pictures :-)

      You can teach so much through visual art; I remember that in 1996, there was a film called "Fly away home" based on the book "Father Goose" from Bill Lishman where a man in Ontario, taught geese how to migrate following a flying a motorized ultralight. I organized a screening of the movie for our school and another school and then with my group, each student created a 3D goose (almost real size) that we could hang from the ceiling. From there, we learned about birds and migration. With one activity, it's possible to cover several subjects, from reading to art to sciences and geography (for the maps of the migration).

      Thanks again for your visit, Joe! I always appreciate them :-)

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your comment and visit, BNadyn! I am glad that you liked this hub; there are so many things to learn about those beautiful animals. Each time I try to represent an animal through art, I like to learn more on the science level to pass the information for kids and teachers. If we understand the animal world better, we can pay more attention to it!

      Thanks again for your kind comments! Have a great week too :-)

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      deergha 3 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

      Its an interesting hub. I really like owls. I find them really cute many a time. Once when i was very young there was a white owl sitting in a branch of tree which was hanging in our backyard. It was sparkling enough a scene against the dark night. The whole night it was sitting there. I could not help but got up repeatedly to check if it was still there. And only after four am the white owl disappeared from the branch. I do remember that scene so vividly that it seem to be only yesterday. Thanks for refreshing that wonderful yet such a fresh page from time gone by. Votes all up way and sharing.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much Deergha! I think owls are really patient animals and they stay in place to hear anything moving around them that could be their next meal! We had one owl sitting for a long time on the fence of our previous home and I was wondering why; after reading more about them, I really think it's just to listen and try to not be noticed by not moving. Even when they fly they are silent!

      Thanks again for your visit, kind comments and all the votes :-)

      Have a wonderful day!

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      Joanna Chandler 3 years ago from On planet Earth

      Hi Kidscraft I must say this hub was very engaging though I am not a fan of owls it was a good read. I love the paper plate art I need to make some art with my nephew will buy the items for when he comes to spend the weekend. Thanks for sharing . God bless your efforts

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      Joanna Chandler 3 years ago from On planet Earth

      Hi Kidscraft I must say this hub was very engaging though I am not a fan of owls it was a good read. I love the paper plate art I need to make some art with my nephew will buy the items for when he comes to spend the weekend. Thanks for sharing . May God bless your efforts

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for you comment, Lady Fiddler! I think taking time to make art with your nephew is the best gift you can give him! He will cherish those special moments with you! Thank you very much! And you never know... it might be a project he could present at school to connect with sciences :-)

      God bless you too! Enjoy the rest of the day :-)

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      Michelle Liew 3 years ago from Singapore

      Sharing again, Kidscrafts!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you, Michelle! Have a great week!

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      CraftytotheCore 3 years ago

      This is so informative and cute! I love the way you incorporated the paper plate crafts in to the pictures. Owls are such lovely birds. We have them around here. One year one was hunting down below and left us owl pellets. The kids had a lot of fun exploring and dissecting those!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you so much for your visit and comment, Crafty! That must have been a great learning experience for your children and I am sure they will remember more about those facts compare to have a lecture about owls! Learning should be fun :-) Thank you also for your comment about the pictures. I have a maple tree in my backyard and I thought it would give a nice effect with the leaves to try to put some of my owls in the tree. I might take pictures of the owls I didn't photograph last year during this week.... weather permitting. If I wait too long, all the leaves will be gone :-(

      Have a great week!

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      Karen Robiscoe 3 years ago from California

      I LUH-VE owls! The tecolote...:) I heard they are good luck, but had no idea of their scope until just now. A Nat Geo good HUB, I am sharing to the face place. :)

      Hoo?

      the face place!! :)

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your visit and kind comments, Charron! I didn't know they were good luck but they sure have their place on the food pyramid to keep things balanced and unfortunately, as a lot of other animals they are disappearing!

      Have a great week!

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      Bill De Giulio 3 years ago from Massachusetts

      Hi Joelle. What a great hub with lots of interesting info on our owl friends. And thank you for the links. I will place a link to this hub in all of my owl hubs. Great job. Voted up, shared, etc...

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much, Bill! I love owls! They are so different of other birds, there are so many things to learn about them.

      Thanks for your support! Have a wonderful day!

      Joelle

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      brownella 3 years ago from New England

      Great hub, I've always loved owls, ever since my class took a field trip to VINS (http://www.vinsweb.org/) when I was a kid. They are such majestic birds. Thanks for sharing :)

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      It's great that your school brought you on a field trip! Next time I go to Vermont, I will try to find that centre! Nothing is better to learn about nature than to go in nature and discover all the beauties! Owls are very special birds indeed :-)

      Thanks for coming and commenting! Have a great day!

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      rdsparrowriter 3 years ago

      Hi what an interesting article :) Just remembered some fables about owls being very wise... even an owl seems a good listener in fairy tales :) Thank you for sharing :) Stay blessed!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your visit and comment, RdSparrowriter! You are right that owls are described as very wise in some fables! I should have mentioned that :-) I remember of some children TV show where there was a owl very wise; a teacher figure :-)

      Blessings to you! Have a nice day!

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      JPSO138 3 years ago from Cebu, Philippines, International

      Great information. I have never seen an owl in our place and it is sad to note that there numbers are getting lesser.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your visit, JPSO138! To tell you the truth, I don't know if there are owls in the Philippines. It seems that there are different types of owls in the different corners of the Earth but I don't know about specific kinds for specific countries!

      Indeed, it's sad to see their numbers go down!

      Enjoy the rest of the week!

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      Audrey Hunt 3 years ago from Nashville Tn.

      What a fantastic and educational hub on the Owl. I voted up and completely across, except for funny. Will also share this with others. You've done a magnificent job ~ Audrey

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for the compliments, the vote and the share :-) It's very kind of you!

      Enjoy the rest of your Sunday!

      Joelle

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      Paradise7 3 years ago from Upstate New York

      I like this because it contained a lot of basic facts that I didn't know and found to be very interesting. I do like barn owls, and they are beneficial because they hunt mice. Most owls are better mousers than cats!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you very much for your visit and kind comments, Paradise! I didn't know that owls are better mousers than cats.... but I am not surprised :-) I am also learning new things every day!

      Have a great week!

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      prasetio30 3 years ago from malang-indonesia

      Great hub and I learn many things about owl. Thanks for writing and sharing with us. Voted up :-)

      Prasetio

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for coming visit my Hub, Prasetio! Do you have owls in your country?

      Thank you for your comment and the vote!

      Have a great week!

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      passionate77 3 years ago

      sooo much interesting and very informative post, kidscrafts, your topics are so unique and so inspiring always. very well written and thoroughly researched article. blessings for sharing all this so interesting info.

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      toknowinfo 3 years ago

      Great hub! I learned so very much and I am always look forward to the craft you will create at the end of the article. Thanks for so much for the wonderful info from start to finish.

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Hi Passionate! Sorry, I didn't realize that you wrote an comment 5 weeks ago! I like to always answer to every single comment! Thank you for taking the time to come and comment! I really appreciate it!

      Blessings to you too!

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you for your kind comment, Toknowinfo! I find owls fascinating animals and there are so many things to learn about them. I must say that I also learned more with some of the comments I received!

      Have a nice evening!

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      Victoria Van Ness 3 years ago from Prescott Valley

      You know, I've planned on decorating my nursery with owls, and I've already gathered most of the stuff.

      I can easily use many of these interesting facts for decorating ideas, and I love the owl plates in the trees. I'm totally using that idea! :)

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Thank you Victoria! I love owls also. They are quite interesting to paint! I am sure that when you will create your nursery it will be just fantastic. I can read your passion in everything you write :-) Don't change!

      Enjoy your evening!

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      Nadine May 3 years ago from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

      I love owls and have painted them and have several ornamental owls around the home. Great hub

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      kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Wonderful! I have one of the projects I painted sitting on a branch in my studio :-)

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      Michelle Liew 3 years ago from Singapore

      Sharing the owl again, Joelle!!

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