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Animal Corner — The Short-Eared Owl

[caption id="attachment_2086" align="alignleft" width="277"] Photo Credit: Tupulak[/caption] This week, we continue our Missouri Owls blogs! While we hear owls often enough, especially at night, chances are we do not know much about them. We know they hoot and...that's it! We may not even realize that there are several different owl species in Missouri alone. Please join us in venturing beyond the hooting and learning more about the different owl species,…

Animal Corner — The Barred Owl

  [caption id="attachment_2080" align="alignleft" width="232"] Photo Credit: trishhartmann[/caption] For April, we are focusing on Missouri Owls! While we hear these birds often, and mostly at night, chances are we do not know much about them. Most of us know owls hoot and that's it. We may not even realize that there are several different owl species in Missouri alone. This month, we hope to go beyond the hooting and learn…