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Owls are known to be wise, but they are also apparently great swimmers too! Owls are known to be wise, but they are also apparently great swimmers too!
CHICAGO - Necessity is the mother of invention, and if you're a Great Horned Owl being chased by two large falcons, you're going to come up with a way to survive. In a wise move (what else would you expect from an owl) one owl was caught on tape by a photographer in such a scenario using his surroundings to escape. How? He went swimming in Lake Michigan. 

We're not sure if it was his first time swimming, but if it was, you sure wouldn't know it. Displaying perfect form, the owl swam around the lake to escape the two falcons (because everyone knows falcons hate swimming). Bravo Mr. Owl.

"Who" (get it?) knew owls could do this? 

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