Great Horned Owl

The Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) is a large carnivorous owl most commonly recognized by the feather tufts on its head known as plumicorns. They have an average life span 5-15 years and normally weigh around 2-5.5 lbs (1-2.5 kg). Being a nocturnal creature, they are often hard to spot, however they can often be heard after sunset and/or just before dawn.

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What kind of animals do great horned owls eat?

The eat skunks, rats, mice, and other small rodents. Eagle owls have been known to eat small deer.

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Do foxes eat great horned owls?

it can somtimes.

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What is a great horned owls circulatory system?

1876 -the one

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How long does a great horned owl live?

they live about 50 years

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How much babies can a great horned owl have at a time?

three

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What sound does a great horned owl make?

Great Horned Owls make a ho-ho-hoo-hoo-hoo sound.

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What are some of the Great Horned Owl's adaptations?

Large light sensative eyes, ability to rotate their head almost all the way around, very good hearing, flight feathers with a fuzzy edge that muffles sound, sharp claws, and sharp beak.

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Do great horned owl eat hawks?

They eat mostly mammals and birds-especially rabbits, hares, mice, and American Coots, but also many other species including voles, moles, shrews, rats, gophers, chipmunks, squirrels, woodchucks, marmots, prairie dogs, bats, skunks, house cats, porcupines, ducks, loons, mergansers, grebes, rails, owls, hawks, crows, ...

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How do great horned owls fly silently?

Owls Fly silently because like all owls do because of the little fringes on the back part of the wing.

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What are great-horned owls babs called?

If you mean babies, they're called owlets.

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What does the Great Horned Owl look like?

it lookes like an owl

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What is the value of the print Young Great Horned Owl by Lee Jayred?

When I purchase my last original from Lee, it cost around $750. It was a couple of years ago.

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Do great horned owls teach their young how to fly?

yes

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How did great horned owls get their name?

the great horned owl got its name because of its two ears that look like two horns.

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Life span of great horned owl?

The Great Horned Owl can live for about 38 years, but they only live for less than 13 years.

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Did Iver Johnson make a revolver called Horned Owl?

No never the owl was the logo on the grips only, there was the bulldog, the young American and so on. Go on line and Google Iver Johnson firearms or go to gunbroker.com to find the worth or get the standard catalog of firearms or the Blue Book of Gun Values..........

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Do great horned owls eat foxes?

It is not common for a great horned owl to eat a fox, but it does sometimes happen.

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How much does the great horned owl weigh?

Around 24 kgs

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What is the Great Horned Owl's relationship to humans?

through deforestation and occacional predjudice, Humans have greatly diminished the numbers of the Great Horned Owl. Very rarely, adult Great Horned Owls have been known to carry off and eat cats, small dogs, and, even more rarely, small children.

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What is a great horned owls habitat?

The great horned owl lives in a nest. But it doesn't build the nest it uses things like former nests from red tailed hawks and squirrels nests, they also use hallows in trees. They can adapt to many locations and climates such as cities to mountains to woodlands to plains.

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How do great horned owls get their food?

They catch it.

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Could a Great Horned Owl kill a small dog?

Yes. Great horned owls are large and powerful birds of prey and could kill a small dog if it wanted to. however, most owls prefer to hunt much smaller animals and most will not touch your pets unless they are really hungry or they have a good reason; say if a cat was in a tree too close to their nest.

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Does the Great Horned Owl have any natural predators beside humans?

Not really. This bird is large and dangerous. Not many will challenge it.

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What is the wing span of the great horned owl?

The wingspan of the Great Horned Owl is 60 inches.

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What are the great horned owls' enemies?

A great horned owl's enemy is another great horned owl. Trust me; I just did a 7 page report on them.

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