25+ Barn Owl Facts For Ks1 Images. Barn owls are birds of prey, hunting and catching small mammals, mostly field voles here in the uk. We also offer free educational resources for literacy and numeracy.
The eyes and beak are completely barn owls have a serrated comb on the middle toes claw. This white owl hunts voles, mice & shrews by listening for its prey. A silent but deadly nocturnal hunter.
The barn owl is our most easily identifiable owl;
It is also known as the common barn owl, to distinguish it from the other species in its family, tytonidae, which forms one of the two main lineages of living owls. The barn owl is primarily white with yellow and tawny shade and it is freckles of dark specks. The barn owl is a distinctive pale brown and white bird that can often be seen hunting over farmland either at dawn or at dusk. Discovered in its daytime retreat, the barn owl bobs its head and weaves back and forth, peering at the intruder.