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Bill Broughton

Bill Broughton

Bill Broughton, beloved chairman of The Owls Trust Charity at Bodafon Park, died unexpectedly on Sunday 8th May 2022 at his home here in Llandudno. He was 81 years old. Born Malcolm John Broughton in Leicestershire,...

We Need Your Help

We Need Your Help

Your help is needed now more than ever We have taken on more lovely owls and have been through some very tough times. Following the storms, in February we have been looking to rebuild but our work has been hampered by...

The World Wide Web and our Owls

The World Wide Web and our Owls

Many, many years ago when The Owls Trust began there was no such thing. The internet was in it’s infancy…. and we and our owls were learning our craft. Now we have a fabulous web site, an astounding collection of owls...

Owls, ghosts and noises in the night

Owls, ghosts and noises in the night

Do you believe in ghosts? Picture this. It's a clear night and you are walking home along a country lane with no streetlights or cars. There's no one else around. It's spooky. Your route takes you past a church and...

Life with owls is never boring

Life with owls is never boring

Owls sit still most of the time. Not so their human carers. For us, life is never dull and always busy. Our amazing collection of birds of prey has been growing rapidly. It now includes 45 owls, ranging from European...

Ashy Faced Owls

Ashy Faced Owls

Seven Ashy Faced Owls Bred In The Dominican Republic These owls were bred in 2004 in the Dominican Republic at Zoodom the only Zoo in the DR. The Ashy Faced Owl is only found in Hispaniola. The Dominican Republic and...

Colin’s New Toy

Colin’s New Toy

"Colin" our security dog has a new toy! It is called PIP (Squeak) and will be 10 weeks old on Thursday when he will have his final vaccinations. His first public outing will be at the weekend at Bodafon Farm Park to...

Her Majesty The Queen

Her Majesty The Queen

Her Majesty The Queen has met our owls! Nonsense we were very privileged to introduce our owls to her. Try doing a "bow" when you're holding an owl impossible! She was very interested in our Long-Eared Owl."Huw". She...

Ouch, Stumpy Has Been Tickled!

Ouch, Stumpy Has Been Tickled!

Ouch! Who Just Tickled Me? "Stumpy" would just like to say THANK YOU to everyone who has helped to support us by adopting an owl at THE OWLS TRUST this month. He is a bit cross because he only got two adoptions....