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Marian Swatschina

Calgary, AB, Canada


A Black billed Magpie was cleaning up suet crumbs under a feeder at dusk, when suddenly there was a Great Horned Owl on its back. There was no struggle. Within seconds the owl flew into a nearby spruce tree with its prize. If I had not been sitting at the window watching, I’d have missed this backyard drama!


Predatory birds

Great Horned Owl Swoops Down On Magpie

once there was a magpie.......

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