Do Owls Hibernate?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 16, 2020 2:37:03 AM ET
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Owls do not hibernate during the winter season. Most owls stay in their habitats and continue to hunt for food in the same place year-round; the exception is the snowy owl, which migrates to warmer areas when winter comes around.