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Wildlife Gardening: Look what I found in a tree by my garden!

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Liberty Hill, TX
(Zone 8a)

May 24, 2009
2:50 AM

Post #6589428

I found this little guy and 2 of his siblings in a tree between the garden and my barn. I can't believe I was lucky enough to even spot him. I think it is an eastern screech owl he is only about 3-4 inches tall.

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Liberty Hill, TX
(Zone 8a)

May 24, 2009
2:52 AM

Post #6589438

One more picture. I was standing on a chair I'm lucky I didn't fall and break my neck.

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Putnam County, IN
(Zone 5b)

May 24, 2009
5:50 PM

Post #6591399 is sooo adorable!! I just love owls...lucky you!
Austin, TX
(Zone 8b)

May 24, 2009
6:49 PM

Post #6591588

Cool! The little ones like those horizontal branches where they can walk around and practice moving their wings.

Be careful out there 8>)
Essex Junction, VT
(Zone 4a)

May 26, 2009
11:50 AM

Post #6599021

awesome! congrats!
Liberty Hill, TX
(Zone 8a)

May 26, 2009
11:51 AM

Post #6599025

We just found their "main" tree. A really tall oak. There were 5 in it 2 adults and 3 fledglings. They are so funny when they lean wwwaaaayy over to look at us. I now realize they have been watching us longer then we have been watching them.


Rockport, TX
(Zone 9a)

July 7, 2009
7:22 PM

Post #6789634

I just saw this thread. WOW! You are so lucky. Those pics are wonderful. He's so cute.

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