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From fluffy chicks to birds of prey: The pictures which capture the transformation of growing barn owls

These 3 barn owl chicks are only days from fledging and have appeared at the entrance to their nest one evening patiently awaiting the return of a parent with a rodent dinner.

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from the Guardian

England's forests: if you go down to the woods at night …

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Barn Owl from our Birds of Prey Masterclass with wildlife photography expert Paul Hobson. Image by Ian Addison.

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from The Independent

Largest owls in the world threaten British birds

Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo) is a very large and powerful bird, smaller than the Golden Eagle but larger than the Snowy Owl. It is sometimes referred to as the world's largest owl, although Blakiston's Fish Owl (B. blakistoni) is slightly heavier on average and the Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa) is slightly longer on average.

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