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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 : Free Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    598.97 OBR    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    598.97 OBR    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    598.97 OBR    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    598.97 OBR    Available
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 O'Brien, Stacey.
Barn owl -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
Barn owl -- Behavior -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
Human-animal relationships -- California, Southern -- Anecdotes.
Women biologists -- California, Southern -- Biography.
ISBN 9781416551737

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