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How to support backyard wildlife this winter

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on Jan. 13, 2014, 3:40 p.m.
barn owl rests on a post

Photo: Don Sutherland/Flickr

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Owl be watching you

Where there are rodents, there will be owls. You might be lucky enough to spot a barn owl — a species known to be tolerant of humans — hunting for rats, mice and other rodents in the evenings.