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Individual Owl Pellet Study

kit #37-I

Designed specifically for one student, this kit contains materials for determining the contents of owl pellets. Instructions include descriptions and illustrations of prey animals, including their skulls. A student uses the basic skeletal diagram to determine where bones found in the pellets are located in the actual structure of a prey mammal. The student glues the bones to this card making a permanent mount.


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

Content List in Individual Owl Pellet Study is as follows:

Quantity Description
1 Student Guide
2 Large owl pellets
2 Probes with point, wood
1 Skeletal diagram card
1 Magnifier
Number of students
Number of groups

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

Title Item # Price Quantity
Individual Owl Pellet Study 37-I $27.10
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
Advanced Owl Pellet Study 37-A $115.15
Basic Owl Pellet Study 37 $96.65