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Quick Information on Snowy Owl with Pictures

Here are some beautiful pictures of a snowy owl with its information.
They are dangerous to human, as they target head and the eyes.
Snowy owls eat a wide variety of small mammals and birds. Their primary diet is lemmings.
An adult snowy owl can eat 1,600 lemmings in a year.
Female snowy owls lay 3-11 eggs at a time.
In the USA, you cannot own a snowy owl as a pet. They are federally protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
Snowy owls love sitting. They can sit still in the relaxing position for hours.
The Scientific name of snowy owl is Bubo scandiacus.
Snowy owls have excellent vision. They can see from high up in the sky to down and also have night vision.
Snowy owls have a lot of feathers, that helps them to survive in the snow.
On an average wingspan of snowy owl is 4-5 feet.
Male snowy owls are completely white and females are white with dark bars.
Snowy owls spend only three weeks in the nest before leaving
If you are a true owl lover then you will definitely love this amazing species of owl.

 Amruta Joshi

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Simone Scholten, James Bekkers, Kai Wenzel, Bruno van der Kraan, Dušan Veverkolog, Axel Blanchard, Jongsun Lee, Doug Swinson, John, Kevin Mueller, Mathew Schwartz, Francesco De Tommaso, Katarzyna Urbanek, Zdeněk Macháček