‘barred owl’

Whooo’s got a birthday?

Peace River Wildlife Center invites you to celebrate the first birthday of the latest addition to our family of glove-trained birds.  Orion the barred owl turned one on February 14 this year.  He is our ... continue reading

It’s a boy!

I’ll bet many of you didn’t even know we were expecting here at Peace River Wildlife Center.  We didn’t know ourselves until Wildlife Center of Venice (WCV) called to ask if we could provide a ... continue reading

Barred owl re-nest

Peace River Wildlife Center admitted a branching barred owl this week.  The little guy had fallen out of his nest in a tree cavity at a local park.  Observers were watching the family and reported ... continue reading

Barred owl with gunshot wound

Wildlife-1, Gun-Toting Troglodytes-0.  I’m not even referring to the recent black bear hunt in Florida.  I refuse to slog into that particular morass at this time.  Peace River Wildlife Center admitted a barred owl a few ... continue reading

Barred Owl Saved From The Drink

Conventional Wisdom recommends against mowing first thing in the morning when the grass is still wet.  “Ha!” say I.  “What do you know, Conventional Wisdom?”  I had just gotten done mowing when it started to ... continue reading