Wednesday, August 3, 2011

I need a bigger bird bath...

to accommodate the regular early-morning visits from several Great Horned Owls (click images to enlarge):
I spied three adult individuals competing for time in the bath this morning while the sprinkler pelted them with water:
And I just missed catching two at the same time sharing the much too small basin:

Apologies for the poor quality images and glare - I was snapping them surreptitiously through a window in pretty low light - but here's a reasonably decent shot:


  1. Excellent pictures. What a hoot.

  2. Wonderful! I've never seen one.