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Northern Pygmy cute, but a ferocious hunter!

If you have never heard of a Northern Pygmy Owl, let me give you a little info. These little birds full grown are 6 – 7 inches (16 – 18 cm)…about the same size as a house sparrow! They hunt during the day by sitting quietly and surprising their prey. I watched and photographed as it moved from tree to tree, scoping out the meadow for lunch!

TAGS: Canada, Owl, Rocky Mountains, Wildlife

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Cochrane, Canada
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© Jo-Anne Oucharek.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2017
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 9, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 50D
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1600
Aperture: f6.3
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