Known as a barn owl, this special owl with a heart-shaped face quite symbolically suggests its single-minded devotion to its mate. Their graceful appearance, deep-seated eyes, and elegant facial features will definitely bring a smile to your face.
Barn owl‘s heart-shaped face does provide some practical advantages. For example, it acts as a disk that is very good at capturing even the slightest noise, particularly those at higher frequencies produced by its small-sized prey. Not only that, its heart-shaped disk directs sound up into the owl’s inner ears, which are just behind its eyes.
Being one of the most widespread. People can find this unique owl in many places around the world, except in extreme climates such as polar regions, deserts, or high mountainous regions.
According to the Barn Owl Trust, they are nocturnal birds of prey and extremely efficient night predators. Barn owls have an incredible sense of hearing and ability to visually detect the slightest movement under very low-light conditions. Not stopping there, the most astounding feature about barn owl is its ability to fly through the air in absolute silence.
With the poise of a queen, this female barn owl almost seems to pose for the camera—such grace.
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