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Owl leaves imprint on Kendal woman's window

Saw this the other day on the BBC website.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-14111152

So much for their great eyesight
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that's the proof that British women know how to clean perfectly their windows....

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Old 12.07.2011, 10:24
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Saw this the other day on the BBC website.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-14111152

So much for their great eyesight
Tsk! Them, barbaric Brits..throwing owls at people's windows. At least the Swiss just dump your recycling paper on your footsteps.
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Old 12.07.2011, 10:25
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Tsk! Them, barbaric Brits..throwing owls at people's windows. At least the Swiss just dump your recycling paper on your footsteps.
i do miss own hurling quite a lot. anyone know if there's a place to do this in switzerland?
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Old 12.07.2011, 10:26
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Re: Owl leaves imprint on Kendal woman's window

S`funny, its not April 1st today is it?
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Re: Owl leaves imprint on Kendal woman's window

FYI, after a fact finding mission this morning, I can confirm that it will not work with pidgeons or rats for that matter.
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FYI, after a fact finding mission this morning, I can confirm that it will not work with pidgeons or rats for that matter.
Is that why your dog...you know....weird neck and all?
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Saw this the other day on the BBC website.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-14111152

So much for their great eyesight
I don't think these are partiscularly rare, although that is quite a clear imprint. We had a seagull imprint on our office window a few months ago.

It reminds me of the story of an American bird that got lost over the Atlantic a few years ago. It was blown off course and happened to end up at the RSPB reserve at Slimbridge in Gloucestershire, UK. This was possibly the best place that it could have ended up, apart from the fact that, on landing, it crashed into a window and died
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Old 12.07.2011, 11:23
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......It reminds me of the story of an American bird that got lost over the Atlantic a few years ago.

Very possible. That just depends on the type of bird.

Does anyone know the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow?
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Old 12.07.2011, 11:28
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Does anyone know the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow?
African or European?
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Old 12.07.2011, 11:31
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African or European?
Oh, yeah, an African swallow maybe, but not a European swallow, that's my point.
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African or European?
Huh? I... I don't know that
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Oh, yeah, an African swallow maybe, but not a European swallow, that's my point.

But the African swallow's not migratory...
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Old 12.07.2011, 11:44
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But the African swallow's not migratory...
How do you know so much about Swallows?
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How do you know so much about Swallows?

Well, you have to know these things when you're a king, you know.
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Old 12.07.2011, 12:06
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But the African swallow's not migratory...
Wait a minute -- supposing two swallows flew together
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Wait a minute -- supposing two swallows flew together
Maybe if they wanted to carry a coconut
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Maybe if they wanted to carry a coconut
No, they'd have to have it on a line
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No, they'd have to have it on a line
Well,that's simple! They'd just use a standard creeper!
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Maybe if they wanted to carry a coconut
Are you suggesting that coconuts migrate?
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