Giving a hoot
Marilyn Schoneman held the baby owl lightly but securely, well away from her body.
Not that she had an aversion to the two- to three-week-old great horned owl. Rather, it was for the benefit of a photographer on hand for this festive occasion.
No, if Schoneman had it her way, she probably would have held the fluffy little ball of feathers close. A celebratory hug. But not a goodbye.
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