Small Owls Huddling Together.

birds-keep-warm-bird-huddles-7__880Source: www.telegraph.co.uk
Birds are warm blooded animals, which means that they maintain their body temperature independent of the environment.
However, quite often their tiny size forces them to adapt, and even work together, when it gets cold outside.
birds-keep-warm-bird-huddles-10__880Source: yourshot.nationalgeographic.com
“They huddle together in such roosts for warmth, the most dominant birds taking the center positions, forcing the immature and more subordinate to the edges where they are at the mercy of the elements.”
As well as the Owls, this is our collection of the cutest bird-cuddling photos.
See more via 16+ Pics Of Birds Cuddling Together For Warmth Will Melt Your Heart | Bored Panda.

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My name is Rod Parham, Hot Metal Compositor. I was born in Adelaide, South Australia in 1947. Single with two children and a grandson. I Love History, Movies and Words.

2 Responses

  1. Stolen Biro

    Five owlets in the tree hollow is one of the best snaps I think I’ve ever seen.
    Would they be quintuplets? They all look the bluddy same!
    The attached link you give has some great photos, Rod – thanx.

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