Midnight Owl

Discussion in 'Birds' started by eng45ine, May 17, 2007.

  1. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    At 11:30pm this evening, our "ever vigilant" dog ran downstairs and was barking as though someone was trying to break into the house. I listened intently, but believed that it may have just been a car door closing nearby. As I continued to listen, I heard what may have been an owl...or a dove on steroids. I threw on some clothes and went downstairs to peek outdoors to find two huge Great Horned Owls on my neighbors television antenna. I ran to get my gear and got this shot.....

  2. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Wow what a catch
    Good puppy:>))))
  3. Cool! I have to camp in your yard when I come in June.
  4. WOW, Frank! Talk about a good dog! She/alerted you to a great photo op! Now I'm jealous! Fantastic catch! Give the dog a treat!
  5. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks everyone....this image is certainly not artwork, but it sure was fun to see the two perched on top of my neighbor's antenna. I think that I have to attach my Better Beamer each night before bed!:redface:
  6. radz


    Nov 12, 2005
    Cute.You are very quick enough to get up &click!!!