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Advanced Owl Pellet Study

kit #37-A

Advanced kit is designed for an in-depth study of owls and their prey. The kit provides extra identification materials such as illustrations of prey, bone sorting chart, and 15 keys to mammals commonly eaten by owls. Keys are especially valuable for identifying mammals by the fur found in the pellets. Definite species of voles and mice can be identified by the additional skeletal clues provided.


Owl pellets are collected from a single region, sterilized, and individually wrapped.

Content List in Advanced Owl Pellet Study is as follows:

Quantity Description
15 Owl pellets - sterilized and individually wrapped
15 Specimen Identification Sorting Charts
15 Keys to Mammals Commonly Eaten by Owls
15 Teasing probes
30 Student Worksheets and Guides
1 Teacher’s Guide
Number of students
Number of groups
Maximum 15 groups

To complete this kit requires one to two ~50-minute class periods.

Title Item # Price Quantity
Advanced Owl Pellet Study 37-A $115.15
Individual Owl Pellet Study 37-I $27.10
40 Small Owl Pellets (1.25" or less) 37-OPS $82.85
30 Medium Owl Pellets (1.25" to 1.5") 37-OPM $93.65
12 Large Owl Pellets (1.5" or greater) 37-OPL $52.10
Basic Owl Pellet Study 37 $96.65
Owl Pellet Refill Pack (13 LG, 1 MED, 1 SM) 37-OP $51.45