Barred Yawn

Yawning barred owl, Algonquin Island, Toronto IslandsA barred owl interrupts a snooze in the sun to yawn loudly.  Well, as loud as an owl ever is, which is virtually silent.

One Response to “Barred Yawn”

  1. Diana says:

    Hey Sean … great pics, as always and much appreciated …. but this owl does get loud! The barred owl is also known as the hoot owl and is known (especially in the spring) for its vocals.
    Here’s a YouTube video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fppKGJD3Y6c

Leave a Reply

UA-1732909-7