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Old 03-19-2014, 10:40 PM
Colibri Colibri is offline
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Originally Posted by nevadaexile View Post
An owl can't swallow another bird "whole."
It's just a too big.
Of course it can. Owls swallow smaller prey whole, including small birds and rodents. Here's a picture of a Tawny Owl swallowing a rat. Many birds can swallow surprisingly large prey.