Tag: Saw-whet Owl

  • Saw-whet owl to rest and recuperate

    Saw-whet owl to rest and recuperate

    Original post – 12 Mar 2021 – Sourceby Acadia Wildlife Center located in Bar Harbor, Maine Website | Instagram | Facebook You can help fund Acadia Wildlife Center at the following DONATION LINK xo owlsintowels ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿฆ‰ Species Common Name More info Aegolius acadicus Northern saw-whet owl Wiki link

  • Dinnertime for saw-whet owl

    Dinnertime for saw-whet owl

    Original post – 25 Nov 2014 – Sourceby Toronto Wildlife Center at Toronto, Ontario Website | Instagram | Facebook For those willing and able please consider helping fund Toronto Wildlife Center at the following DONATION LINK. Your generosity ensures the best possible care for their animal guests. xo owlsintowels ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿฆ‰ Species Common Name More info…

  • Wheatley the saw-whet owlย 

    Wheatley the saw-whet owlย 

    You might have seen this image before. This special critter is one of the foremost quintessential owls (in towels) to grace our screens. A viral hit of the 2010s, this owl “won the internet” (as was the parlance at the time). In the tail end of the decade, the image enjoyed a resurgence with the…

  • Charming northern saw-whet owl

    Charming northern saw-whet owl

    Original post – 04 Oct 2021 by Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation, Madden, Alberta Website | Instagram | Facebook DONATE to AIWC Only around the size of an adult humanโ€™s fist, saw-whet owls possess excellent hearing and low light vision. They are strictly nocturnal, and at night these miniature owls become winged terrors, swooping down…

  • The “spiciest patient” so far ๐ŸŒถ๏ธ

    The “spiciest patient” so far ๐ŸŒถ๏ธ

    Tamarack Wildlife Center (@tamarackwildlife)Original post – 16 Jun 2023 ____________ “Our colleagues at Lake Erie Nature and Science Center (@lakeerienature) admitted this young Northern Saw-whet Owl after it was found injured and missing most of it’s flight feathers, possibly as a result of an animal attack. With permission from state officials in Ohio and Pennsylvania,…

  • Cute old Saw-whet owl captured for banding

    Cute old Saw-whet owl captured for banding

    Original post – 18 Dec 2018 Albany Pine Bush Preserve, New York website | facebook | instagram Perhaps our most exciting capture of the Saw-whet owl banding season was a female originally banded in Rockingham County, Virginia. This female was initially banded in 2012 and aged as an “after second year” making her at least…