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Barn Owl

Barn Owl

Barn owl is widespread in the world. This is a medium-sized owl with long wings and a short square tail. The plumage on the head and back has a motley shade of gray or brown, the lower body varies from white to brown and is sometimes covered with spots of dark. The face is characteristic in the shape of a heart and white. The owl makes a creepy and lingering sound.

A barn owl obtains food by hunting small mammals on the earth, which it finds by sound because they have a very keen hearing.
Barn owls breed at different times of the year and lay an average of about four eggs. Nest in a hollow tree or in a crack on a rock. The female hatches eggs and the male provides the female and the chicks with food. Usually, they mate for life.

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