If you think a mother hen is protective of her young, you definitely don’t want to cross a mama owl! When it comes to guarding their nests from dangerous predators, snowy owls employ some pretty daring defense tactics. Using their aerial agility, these magnificent creatures will stop at nothing to protect their young against all threats.
In the video below, you will see a brave Arctic owl mother defend her chicks from predatory birds and even from the Arctic’s largest predator — the Arctic wolf. The Arctic owl’s mastery of flight and agility is no match to the approaching predators. Prepare yourself and watch the intense Arctic owl defend her owlets from danger!
As tough as these fine feathered friends can be, sometimes they’re the ones that need to be taken under wing. Check out this incredible footage of the rescue and release of a snowy owl.Whizzco