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Owls Are Helpful Around The House Newsletter


Barred and Other Owls are Helpful Around the House

All the raptors such as hawks and falcons are fascinating and a great help with rodent control, but the owls have been especially busy at our place the last several months. Judy and I love to hear them, but they can sometimes wake you up when they are really vocal. They seem to be getting more comfortable in urban settings.

I hope you are enjoying the birds at your place. Here are some videos you might enjoy.

And here's a great reference site that has excellent information and wonderful photos:

And here's a link to a helpful raptor rehab center in Texas:

Here are some other useful resources from

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Naturally yours,

Howard Garrett
The Dirt Doctor


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