It Turns Out That Owls Have Long Skinny Legs Under All Their Feathers

Some pictures of what hides under an owl’s majestic feathers have gone viral and are changing the way most people see these birds.

For those who have ever wondered what is hidden beneath an owl’s feathers, wonder no more. The pictures have already gone viral, and as it turns out, it’s not what you may think.


As it turns out, owls have really long, and really skinny legs. And that is a surprise to many, as there have been plenty of people reacting to the pictures online.


The reactions were mixed, with some people unable to stop giggling, and others unable to erase the mental image of the owl’s long and spindly legs.

Photo: Twitter / CGdrawing
Photo: Twitter / CGdrawing

So let us all take a moment and bask in the bizarre cuteness that is a very leggy owl.

Anastasia is an American writer and journalist living in Dublin, Ireland. Her Twitter is @AnastasiaArell5.

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