Meet the Owls

Andromeda

Andromeda

Great Horned Owl, Bubo virginianus

Andromeda was found on a Christmas Day on Beech Creek Road and had been shot through the wing at “the elbow”.  His hollow bones shattered in both directions, leaving no ... Read More »
Boomerang

Boomerang

Great Horned Owl, Bubo virginianus

You learned about my species from Andromeda, so I will tell my story, perhaps the saddest of all.  I was found as a baby still in the blue-eyed phase, so ... Read More »
Hoot & Annie

Hoot & Annie

Eastern Screech Owl, Megascops asio

Hoot and Annie came from different rehabilitators, but both have wing injuries thought to be from being hit by a car. Although rarely seen, the Eastern Screech Owl is thought to ... Read More »
Orion

Orion

Barn Owl, Tyto alba

Orion was born in a colony of Barn Owls used for research. He was never wild. He was part of a study on the amazing sight and hearing of owls.  When he retired, ... Read More »
Thoreau

Thoreau

Barred Owl, Strix Varia

Thoreau came to Owl’s Hill after being hit by a car.  He is missing most of his right wing and has trouble with one eye.  Barred Owls are more active ... Read More »
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