Barred Owls

The Barred Owl (Strix varia) is a large typical owl native to North America. It goes by many other names, including Eight Hooter, Rain Owl, Wood Owl, and Striped Owl, but is probably best known as the Hoot Owl based on its call.   The adult is 40–63 cm (16–25 in) long with a 96–125 cm (38–49 in) wingspan....

Barred Owl Weekend

Sequim - Two barred owls seriously injured in collisions with cars in late 2010 will be given another chance at life in the wild thanks to the Northwest Raptor & Wildlife Center. The Sequim-based wildlife rescue and rehabilitation nonprofit has announced that it will make...

Baby Season Is Here

Baby season has begun at the center! Our surrogate parents are doing a fantastic job, the barn and two barred owl babies are doing really well, as are the dozen ducklings and baby goose. We are in need of donations to continue...

I Died Today

DO NOT USE POISON TO KILL RATS AND MICE Please.  Save a precious life today.  It only takes one share to spread the word. I died today. I was found by a kind, sweet woman who does wildlife rescue. I was so sick, I could barely open my eyes. She took me inside, cradling me in her warm arms, and made me warm and comfortable. I opened my eyes and looked at her and thanked her...