Animal connections, some sweet, some unusual, some surprising. Be sure you don’t miss the video near the end of the bear saving the crow. It’s unbelievable.
Gandolph the Owl became increasingly frustrated and distressed at the North East Falconry Center in Scotland. When the man who ran the center, John Barrie, was given a goose egg by a neighbor, he saw an opportunity to soothe Gandolph’s angst. There was some concern because many birds, particularly owls, will ignore or kill an egg different than their own. Not Gandolf: The egg hatched, and she immediately took to mothering the baby, who quickly imprinted on her.