Grand-duc d’Amérique (Bubo virginianus) Great Horned Owl
Description: Large bulky owl. Ear-tufted with yellow eyes, brownish overall with white throat patch.
Habitat: Variable. Forests, fields, open country, desert, and cities.
Size: 45 to 63 cm.
Prey: Rodents, skunks, birds, etc.
This species is very common in Quebec. It can reach 2700 on each side with its head.