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D.C.'s snowy owl meets sad end

The snowy owl that made local and national headlines after being struck by a D.C. bus has been found dead in Minnesota.

Friday - 08/22/2014, 02:40pm EDT

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D.C.'s snowy owl tests her replacement wings

The snowy owl hit by a vehicle in D.C. in January is receiving some special care at the University of Minnesota's Raptor Center.

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 04:48pm EDT

Tags: kate Ryan, the raptor center

Was local Jack Russell terrier victim of snowy owl attack?

Many D.C. area residents have marveled at the snowy owl population that has seemed to invade the region this season, but one Loudoun County family is not happy with the presence of one owl they say tried to attack their Jack Russell terrier.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 10:09am EST

Tags: dog attack, Scott Weidensaul, Project SNOWstorm, Tracy Sheppard, Jack Russell terrier, The Washington Post, Sarah Beth Hensley

D.C.'s snowy owl recovering well -- even playing

If there's a spa for snowy owls, it sounds like D.C.'s famous bird has landed there.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 07:18am EST

Tags: kate Ryan, City Wildlife, Paula Goldberg

Recovering snowy owl is a female

It turns out the rare snowy owl that was injured by a Metrobus last week is a female.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 12:22am EST

Tags: City Wildlife

Snowy owl brings attention to wildlife workers

The striking visitor from the Arctic has put a spotlight on the work done in a quiet corner of the District of Columbia.

Monday - 02/03/2014, 04:30am EST

Tags: kate Ryan, City Wildlife, Anne Lewis