Length: 18.1-24.8 in (46-63 cm)

One of the most common owls in North America, these large, thick-bodied owls have two prominent feathered tufts on the head.

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Leucistic Great Horned Owl. Leucism is a condition in which there is partial loss of pigmentation in an animal resulting in white, pale, or patchy coloration of the skin, hair, feathers, scales or cuticle, but not the eyes. Unlike albinism, it is caused by a reduction in multiple types of pigment, not just melanin.