Owls are bird of prey who are known for their solitary nature and nocturnal habits.
Most owls have board heads, large eyes with binocular vision, sharp talons and special feathers that are adapted for silent flight.
Owls are great hunters and prey on small mammals, insects and other birds. A few kinds of owls also hunt fish.
There are more than 200 different species of owls on Earth and are found in almost every region except for Antarctica!