Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Barking Owl

Barking owl - which makes a dog sound of woof - at the Moonlit Sanctuary, Pearcedale.
Only 50 pairs of this owl are left in Victoria.
More details of this bird HERE!
Many endangered species feature at this sanctuary.

Unusual owl
Creates a disturbing call
A small dog's sharp woof

Linking to:
Wild Bird Wednesday


Gary said...

That's incredible a bark like a dog!!Too bad about the numbers. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

mick said...

Great to be able to see and photograph this beautiful bird. It's sad how many birds we have already lost or are about to loose.

HansHB said...

Great shots! So nice to see!
Have a nice day!

heyBJK said...

That's a very unique looking owl! The call even more so. I hope they can make a come back.

Stewart M said...

Hi there - I like these owls, although I have only heard then twice.

Stewart M – Melbourne

PS: sorry about the lack of thumbnails this week – will get it right for WBW #3

Daryl Edelstein said...

what a sweet face .. I cant imagine what would happen if a catbird was nearby mewling ..

Pat said...

Never heard of this one! What a beautiful bird!

NatureFootstep said...

not barking now. It looks very sleepy. :)

Mary Howell Cromer said...

What a cool looking chap!!!

NewMexiKen said...

Unusual-looking owl (for me)-- and it barks! Great!

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