DA’s grandmother collects owls.  When she moved to the nursing home she took some of her beloved birds with her but her collection is so extensive that the whole flock couldn’t reside in one room.  This cutie was given to her by DA’s parents:

He is now being returned to them.  DA’s mom doesn’t really want owls gracing her abode so this lovely specimen has flown to our mantle.  He’s now the new bird on the block.