“Who Did It” – A Deeper Look into Owl Pellets

I was cleaning up the yard and found an elongated oval object that at first looked like something the neighbor’s dog deposited under the maple tree. Closer examination revealed that it was an owl pellet. These are fascinating objects, especially if you’ve never found one. Owls typically swallow their prey whole. Later, while roosting, they regurgitate feathers, fur and bones from whatever they’ve been [...]