owl or búho (español) - Owls are solitary, nocturnal birds of prey mostly hunting small mammals, insects, and sometimes fish. They have large eyes and ears, sharp hawk-like beak and claws, can turn their heads 180 degrees, and communicate with a hooting "who who" sound.
Check it! That tecolote just flew from the rafters and grabbed a rat hiding in the hay.
by tesitura September 26, 2006