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Well of course owls get tired

Owls are nocturnal. Which might be why this fella is yawning his beak off. Regular sleep is good for you, folks.

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Owl T-Shirt Alert

Just got this in the post, a lovely and thoughtful gift from SureGena. Its called “Music of the Night” and was designed by Nicole Lillian Harvey. It is available from Threadless (they did the one of the 11 Doctors as … Continue reading

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Awwwwwwwwwwwwhhhhhh

Look at these little owls and their toy momma. Bless ’em. Probably all grown up now and eating terrified rabbits.

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Spectacled Owls

OK, I admit it, I was googling for owls wearing spectacles but I came across the very real Spectacled Owls, commonly found in Southern Mexico and Trinidad.

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Little ‘uns..

..on a branch. So cheer up!

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Making a bosch of an owl nest

There is more to Hieronymus Bosch than nightmarish triptychs of demons scoffing down sinners. He also drew this sketch of an owl nest. Far more suitable for your kitchen wall.

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Book me in at the tattoo parlour now…

…because these pics kill me. The talented artist is named Ashley Percival and SureGena found his amazing owl illustrations over at the Society 6 website

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yes, I know it’s probably a photoshop job…

…but I like it

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the owl and the pussycat

are best friends!

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Owlcam!

wow, live owl action. Down in Johannesburg, South Africa, some owls have nested in somebodies plant pot so they’ve set up a webcam on them: Free desktop streaming application by Ustream from http://sportsmansparadiseonline.com/Pot_Plant_Owls.html

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