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Florida Burrowing Owl
    The Florida Burrowing Owl is a small, ground dwelling owl with long legs. It is active both during the day and in the evening. It has a distinctive round head with a white eyebrow stripe and bright yellow eyes and may bob its head up and down when agitated. It is mostly brown with white spots on the back and buffy barring in the front.
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