African Spotted Eagle Owl

Loveness - African spotted eagle owl (Bubo africanus)

Loveness – African spotted eagle owl (Bubo africanus)

Scientific name: Bubo africanus
Height: 450mm
Geographical distribution: Africa south of the Sahara, Arabia

Habitat: savanna and light woodland
Diet: insects, small mammals and birds. Also reptiles, scorpions, crabs, snails and frogs
Status: frequent to scarce

Here are the names of the African Spotted Eagle owls we have at the sanctuary:

STEPHANIE
LOVENESS
RIDCULLY
MERRYN