Johan Edlundh

Johan Edlundh

Gothenburg, Sweden
Johan Edlundh
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"This young barn owl is one in a million after being born with a rare genetic condition that has made her feathers jet black. Sable, who is two years old, suffers from melanism, a 100,000-to-one gene mutation that makes her the exact opposite to an albino. Dark-hued owls are normally killed at birth by their confused mothers but Sable was born in captivity and so she survived, meaning she is one of only three in existence in Britain. "

Sable is a young barn owl who was born with a rare genetic condition that has made her feathers jet black. She was born in captivity and is one of only three in existence in Great Britain.

Rare dark face barn owl

Sweep - Black Barn Owl, by John Harding They usually do not survive more tan 18 hours as the are killed by their confused mothers or other Owls.They only survive if born in captivity and would still.

Toledo Lighthouse

The Toledo Harbor Lighthouse: built in 1904 and located about 7 miles from Maumee Bay State Park in Western Lake,…

Barred Owl... beautiful!

Barred Owl -- Barred Hoot Owl- Originally only seen in the east, in the century spread to the Pacific NW and southern California. These large stocky owls nest in tree cavities in large mature forests, often near water. Average life span in the wild yrs.