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Owl Facts

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Owl birds are raptors, birds of prey, in the same family as hawks and eagles. They are predators, carnivores, and they swallow their prey whole. They eat mammals, especially rodents, reptiles, insects, and other birds. Owls are nocturnal, which means they are active at night. Some people think that owls can turn their head all the way around in a 360-degree circle. When you study of owl facts, however,...

Unknown Ostrich Facts

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The ostrich is the largest living bird. Adult males are 8 feet tall and weigh more than 300 kg; but hens weigh little less. Six geographic rates differ very little in size, color of the skin of bare thighs, head and neck, as well as the size and structure of their eggs. They are all members of one species, the only representative of its goal. Until recently, the Ostrich is varied from the Arabian deserts...

Hawk Species: Red Tailed Hawk Facts

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The most common hawk in North America is the Red Tailed Hawk. It soars over the open countryside in search of its prey or perch in the tree at the end of a field or meadow. With its sharp eyes peeled, it looks for the slightest movement of signaling the presence of prey. Red Tail Hawk is a large bird measuring from 18 to 25 cm in length and has a wingspan of 37 to 52 inches. Its back, head and neck...

Things You Didn’t Know About Nest

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Birds are the true creators of the world. Not only they develop interesting and complex structures, but also a variety of materials used, which is absolutely amazing. From the banks of the tree cavities to the Cliff banks, simple birds use any natural substance, they can maneuver with a beak or feet. They are not above making use of artificial structures, or objects, which is why it is so easy to improve...

Chickens are Practically a Pets

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Chickens have been domesticated for most of human history, and remain a stronghold of many farms, homesteads and even urban residential houses around the world. They naturally fit in with the life of people. You can raise chickens for eggs (and sometimes meat), but they also happen to be wonderful pets and companions. Chickens are practically pets that just makes a lot of sense to have around. Despite...

Peacock The Most Beautiful Good Looking Bird

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Peafowl or Peacock is one of the most good looking, beautiful and colorful creatures in the world. Their bright and colorful feathers make them a pet bird in many cultures. The stunning beauty of the peacock feather has captivated people for a long time. Peacock feathers are easy to collect, because they lose them every year during the moulting season. In different cultures, peacock feathers symbolize...

Penguin Fun Facts

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Penguins are unusual looking birds with their little tuxedo-style plumage and waddling walk, which makes many people think that these birds are clumsy. The largest penguin species is the emperor penguins, which can get really big, as an adult, and can reach an average of 48 inches when fully grown. The smallest penguin is known as Rockhopper Penguin, which reached a total of 12 inches in height on...

Pigeon Fun Facts

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Birds are a source of entertainment for us. They fly in the air, they have bright colors that attract us towards them, and they produce different sounds that make our surroundings beautiful. Birds have many adaptations that allows them to survive in different habitats. They are cosmopolitan and are also helpful for people in many ways. Pigeon is one such bird that is not only beautiful in its appearance,...

Duck The Cutest Social Animals

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Ducks are very social animals, and therefore, at least two must be kept together. Many female ducks must be kept for each male in each farm, the perfect number, which will vary depending on the breed. The best breed to keep will vary depending on whether the main reason for keeping them is eggs or meat, or whether you want them mainly as pets. Male duck known as the drakes and the females as the ducks...