Screech Owls feed on small reptiles, mice and insects.
They are not a threat to Lucy and the other squirrels.
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Screech Owl Dinner Survey:
Stomachs of 255 showed:
100 with insects only
21 with mice
38 with other birds
43 empty
21 with lizards
9 with crawfish
7 with miscellaneous matter
5 with spiders
4 with frogs or salamanders
2 with earthworms
2 with scorpions
1 with poultry
8 stomachs contained 2,976 insects and 2 mice.
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