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Author O'Brien, Stacey.

Title Wesley the owl : the remarkable love story of an owl and his girl / Stacey O'Brien.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Free Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  598.97 Ob6w 2008    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  598.97 O'Br    ---  DUE 11-30-20
Edition 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Description ix, 229 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents The way of the owl -- To that which you tame, you owe your life -- Owl in fancy -- Barn owl toddler: love me, love my owl -- Flying lessons -- Attack kitten on wings -- Love to eat them mousies -- Understanding each other: sound and body language -- Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- A day in the life of a biologist -- Owls are not waterbirds -- Deep bonds -- The sex tapes -- Fifteen years of trust -- Twilight: he whom I tamed saves my life.
Summary Written with the same heartwarming sentiment that made the memoir "Marley & Me" a runaway bestseller, biologist and owl expert O'Brien chronicles her rescue of an adorable, abandoned baby barn owl--and their astonishing and unprecedented 19-year life together.
Subject Barn owl -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
Barn owl -- Behavior -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
Human-animal relationships -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
O'Brien, Stacey.
Women biologists -- California, Southern -- Biography.
ISBN 1416551735
Standard No. NZ1 12416448

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