Born in captivity . Used for educational purposes by a group called Native Bird Connections ( despite not being a native bird ) .
Bubo bubo (Fam. Strigidae, Ord. Strigiformes) - DE: Uhu / EN: Eurasian Eagle-Owl / ES: Búho real / FR: Hibou grand-duc
...in the same sanctuary
The Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo) is a species of eagle-owl that resides in much of Eurasia. It is sometimes called the European eagle-owl and is, in Europe, where it is the only member of its genus besides the snowy owl (B. scandiacus), occasionally abbreviated to just eagle-owl. It is one of the largest species of owl, and females can grow to a total length of 75 cm (30 in), with a wingspan of 188 cm (6 ft 2 in), males being...