Couple of young great horned owls acting goofy. At first I thought he had prey, but after a closer look, I think it might be part of one of those foam filled small footballs. A big maybe, but he was certainly entertained by it.
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A bit different shooting down instead of up. Kind of gives you a whole different perspective on things. Great horned owls are fairly common if you know where to look, yet pretty fascinating to observe. Taken at first light; dilated pupils are giveaway.
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