great horned owl

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brown North American horned owl

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Disseminated lymphoma of presumptive T-cell origin in a great horned owl (Bubo virginianus).
The only years it was not seen were those when a great horned owl lived in the area.
We examined habitat preferences (river versus pond) of great horned owls (Bubo virginianus), eastern screech-owls (Megascops asio), elf owls, lesser nighthawks, common poorwills (Phalaenoptilus nuttallii), and common pauraques (Nyctidromus albicollis) by determining presence and absence for each species at each of the 19 sites (evaluated for each species using a two by two chi-square test).
Six species were admitted >30 times to the IRC, Cooper's Hawk (n=57), Red-tailed Hawk (n=163), American Kestrel (n=268), Eastern Screech-Owl (n=165), Great Horned Owl (n=191), and Barred Owl (n=85), and accounted for 94% of the raptors admitted to the center.
Hannah Terchouni is known as the bird lady, and she teaches him about rescuing sick and injured animals, including a great horned owl.
Individuals of three snake species, common kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula), timber rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus), and rat snake (Elaphe obsolete) consumed four cotton rats, and one great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) preyed upon one of the 72 rats released.
I tilted my head back and looked straight up at the blurry shape of a great horned owl hovering less than five FEET over my head looking for something soft and furry to sink it's talons into.
Just as we start out Richard spies an owl in a tree and through the binoculars we see it is a great horned owl with two babies.
Mice and shrews are an important food source for birds such as the great horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and American kestrel.
But a clock that can deliver the sweet melody of a northern cardinal or the great horned owl -- and make it sound realistic -- now that's a work of art.
Bald eagles and red-tailed hawks soar overhead; ravens croak; a great horned owl hangs out in our woods.
The developmental cycle of Caryospora bubonis Cawthorn and Stockdale 1981 (Protozoa: Eimeriidae) in the Great Horned Owl, Bubo virginianus (Gmelin).
Representatives from the Dollywood-headquartered not-for-profit American Eagle Foundation are on hand to answer questions and provide information about the fascinating birds which include the bald eagle, black vulture, African pied crow, great horned owl, Peregrine falcon and more.
The snowy owl is the most massive owl in all of North America, much more powerful than a great horned owl or great gray owl.
Larkin gave lectures to campers in which he stuck his fingers in the skull of a study skin of a Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) to show how they triangulate to find food in the dark.