Science U

Dissecting Owl Pellets

Season 1 Episode 1 | 1m 40s

Science-U campers find out what's on an owl's menu when they dissect a ball of bones and fur called an "owl pellet" - a regurgitated chunk of undigested food that is part of an owl's digestive process. What does an owl eat and how much of it gets rejected?

Aired: 10/29/14

Rating: NR

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Science U is a local public television program presented by WPSU.