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Perfectly Timed Photos Of Owls Are Hilarious Yet Awkward (7 Pics)

Owls are beautiful and are very popular among the bird watching community.

Here we present you a series of hilariously awkward photos of owls captured in just the right moment, along with a bunch of interesting facts. Enjoy!

Perfect Timing Pics: Awkwardly Cute Moments With Owls

Many species of owl have asymmetrical ears (opposite of symmetrical), this means their ears can pinpoint the location of sounds in multiple directions.

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Perfect Timing Pics: Awkwardly Cute Moments With Owls

Owls don’t have traditional eyeballs, instead, they have tube-shaped eyes that cannot move, giving them binocular type vision which helps them focus on their prey. It also boosts their depth perception.

Perfect Timing Pics: Awkwardly Cute Moments With Owls
Sleeping like an angel – Photo Credit: Gilles Bousquet

Their necks can rotate an impressive 270 degrees, which makes up for the lack of general eye movement.

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Perfect Timing Pics: Awkwardly Cute Moments With Owls

A group on owls is called a parliament, a term which originates from a description from the book, The Chronicles of Narnia.

Perfect Timing Pics: Awkwardly Cute Moments With Owls

The Northern saw-whet owl can fly lengthy distances over water, for example, one was found 70 miles from the shore in NY.

RELATED: Rescued Baby Owl Given Bath Its First-Ever Bath Is Weirdly Adorable

Written by Joe Kahlo

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