Category: Birds of Prey

  • How Far Can Hawks See?

    How Far Can Hawks See?

    Some say the eyesight of a hawk is 8 times better than that of humans. Find out exactly how far they can see in this article.

  • Do Hawks Attack Cats and Dogs?

    Do Hawks Attack Cats and Dogs?

    Hawks are known to prey on small animals, but do they go after cats and dogs as well? Learn more about the predatory habits of hawks and whether they’ll attack your pet.

  • Can Hawks Swim?

    Can Hawks Swim?

    Ever wondered if hawks can swim? Well the answer is no, they cannot. Read on to find out why.

  • Can Hawks Carry off Chickens?

    Can Hawks Carry off Chickens?

    Are hawks capable of carrying off small animals like chickens? The answer is yes, but not without difficulties. Here’s how it works in the real world.

  • Do Falcons Attack Humans?

    Do Falcons Attack Humans?

    Falcons are birds of prey known for their sharp talons and hunting skills. They are also very territorial, using their talons to defend their territory from direct contact with intruders. This can sometimes lead to humans being attacked, who may inadvertently enter a falcon’s territory. In most cases, these attacks are not serious and result…

  • Do Hawks Eat Owls?

    Do Hawks Eat Owls?

    Hawks and owls are both predators, but they occupy different niches in the food web. Hawks are daytime hunters, while owls hunt at night. This difference in hunting habits means that the two types of birds rarely come into contact with each other. There are occasionally instances where hawks will prey on and eat owls.…

  • Why Do Hawks Circle?

    Why Do Hawks Circle?

    Hawks are predators that hunt small animals for food. They use their keen eyesight to spot their prey from a distance, and then they swoop down to catch it. Hawks also use their powerful wings to help them soar through the air. While hawks can flap their wings to fly, they often ride on thermals…