Great Horned Owls advertise their regions with deep, soft hoots v a stuttering rhythm: hoo-h’HOO-hoo-hoo. The male and also female of a reproduction pair might perform a duet of alternative calls, through the female’s voice recognizably higher in pitch 보다 the male’s.
Young owls provide piercing screams as soon as begging because that food, while adults might scream to defend the nest. Adult make range of other sounds, consisting of whistles, barks, shrieks, hisses, coos, and wavering cries.
Great Horned Owls snap your bills in solution to stressful conditions or disturbance, specifically when potential predators (such together humans) strategy their young.
You are watching: What bird makes a woo hoo sound
Compare with similar Species
Click on photo to compare
Browse species in This Family
More come Read
The Cornell lab of Ornithology
Need Bird id Help? shot Merlin
Do not display this again
Or browse Bird guide by family members or Shape
Need Bird i would Help? shot Merlin
See more: Tracheostomy: What Kind Of Food Can You Eat With A Trach Eostomy?
Don"t miss a thing! join our email list
The Cornell Lab will send you updates around birds, birding, and opportunities to aid bird conservation.