The owl is a bird of prey . It has large eyes and a flat face. It has powerful talons which help it to catch and kill prey. It can turn its head as much as 270 degree . It generally active at night. It cannot see the tings close to its eyes clearly. The color of owl’s feathers helps it blend into the environment. Owls are very quiet in flight compared to other birds of group of owls is called a parliament, wisdom or study . Baby owls are called owlets . Most owls hunt insects, small mammals and other birds. Some owl species hunt are very quiet in flight compared to other birds of prey.