The Eagle Owl ( bubo bubo )
A massive bird and one of Europes most powerful predators even, ocassionally, resorts to killing other owls. Taking a close look at those hypnotic eyes and awesome beak its easy to see how he earns the reputation. I hope you will feel, as I do, that he is a magnificent creature. He has a wingspan of between 4.5 and 5.5 feet.
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