A particularly strong pane of glass was all that prevented a pet parrot in New Hampshire from becoming dinner for a hungry owl that zeroed in on the bird and repeatedly flew into the window of a home in the hopes of snatching the prospective snack. According to a local media report, the strange incident occurred this past Friday in the community of Merrimack as Cynthia Auger and her family were gathering for St. Patrick's Day. However, their holiday celebration came to a sudden halt when something began violently smashing into one of the windows of the residence. Looking to see what was causing the commotion, Auger was stunned to observe "this big, huge owl" perched on the branch of a nearby tree.
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