Forum - Latest Bird Identification Request: Is This A Collared Dove?

Tawny Owl

(URL=   )
Colouring Brown back with white spots, pale streaked lower
Voice Loud excited yapping notes
Feeds on Volew, mice, rats, frogs, small birds
Flight Strong, quite swift but heavy
Nesting Tree
Social Family Groups
Tawny Owl
Tawny Owl
Page Last Updated 3/22/2020 1:20:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Species Strix aluco
Category Owls
StdName Tawny Owl
Vital Statistics
Length 14.6 to 15.4 ins
Weight 11.7 to 20.9 ozs
Wingspan 37.0 to 40.9 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Short
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
HawkOwl Web Design
Bird Id - Bird Identification - Tawny Owl (Species=Strix aluco / Standard Name=Tawny Owl)