Movie | Barn Owls Seek for Someplace to Nest


Barn owls Gylfie and Dryer appear to be getting issues prepared for the approaching breeding season. Watch as they start their seek for the right place to nest.

Gylfie & Dryer

This barn owl pair received collectively in the course of the summer season after Gylfie’s former companion, Finn, tragically drowned. The story was notably heartening as a result of Dryer was a barn owl I rescued as a chick and was raised alongside Finn. 

Looking for a nest

Now their relationship appears to have stepped up a gear and they seem like in search of a spot to nest. My cameras noticed them spending time collectively in my Sycamore nest field and likewise investigating Beech.

Contested websites

Beech Stump is a favorite of the tawny owls additionally dwelling in my backyard at Thixendale, North Yorkshire, and it isnt’ lengthy earlier than Luna, the resident feminine tawny owl, lets the barn owls know she’ll need to battle for that field!

Brutal Fights

Luna can also be territorial when Dyer investigates Ash Stump and a brutal hen battle ensues. Fortunately neither hen is damage, however the encounter sends Dryer and Gylfie again to Sycamore. However they aren’t protected from contenders right here both and earlier than lengthy the kestrel pair make it recognized that additionally they have a stake on this website.

The search goes on

Gylfie and Dryer head off to Ash Stump once more, however the search is on for a safer place to name dwelling. 

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