A powerful owl could be sleeping in your backyard after a night surveying kilometres of territory

By Nick Bradsworth, John White, Raylene Cooke
March 2 2021 - 7:30am
Powerful Owl. Photo: Johanning, CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
Powerful Owl. Photo: Johanning, CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

Picture this: you're in your backyard gardening when you get that strange, ominous feeling of being watched. You find a grey oval-shaped ball about the size of a thumb, filled with bones and fur - a pellet, or "owl vomit".

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