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The feathered fellas' struggling to deal with the cold

Barn Owl

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The best place for a barn owl when the UK is covered in snow is snuggled up in a warm, cozy barn.

But farms are changing, and lots of barns have been knocked down - so owls are struggling in the winter weather.

In Buckinghamshire the number of barn owls has halved in the last year.

So Joe has been to visit the county, to see the project designed to keep our feathered friends warm in the winter.