Scientific name: Tyto alba
Height: 330mm to 430mm
Geographical distribution: north, central and south America, Europe, Africa, southern and south-eastern Asia, Australasia

British Barn owl (Tyto alba)

British Barn owl (Tyto alba)

Habitat: grasslands, cultivations, scrub and forest edge
Diet: mostly rodents; occasionally small birds, bats and other prey
Status: widespread, locally threatened

Here are the names of the British barn owls we have at the sanctuary:

 

RICHMOND
HANNAH
FLUFFY
WYLIE
BADEN
ALIANORE