Little owl with a vole

Little owl with a vole

Little owl with a vole photo available to download for personal usage . For example phone wall paper, computer desk top image , small print.  The file download can be purchased at the bottom of the page for only £14.00 and comes in a file size of 30cm by 20cm (without a watermark) .

Little Owl were introduced to the Uk in the 19th century and are now widespread in Europe.

The little owl is small and chunky measuring roughly 21 cm in height.

They can be seen in the daylight, usually perching on a tree branch, telegraph pole or rock.

In flight it has long, rounded wings, rapid wing beats and flies with a slight undulation.

Breeding Bird Survey data suggest that little owl numbers are declining, with the UK population estimated to be down by 24 per cent between 1995 and 2008

This particular little owl nests in a old unused barn.