North Dorset Nature – The Magic Of Motcombe’s Barn Owls

Ben Hussey and Natalie Bourchier share their excitement at encountering a barn owl at the neighbouring farm in Motcombe they were looking after last week.

The couple were impressed by the adult’s efforts in feeding its young but, as you’ll hear, the birds didn’t make the calming and evocative owl sound you might expect. Far from it!