Burrowing owl takes a shower on a hot day by Albert Beukhof

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Pictured: A young owl spreads its wings to cool off during a shower on a hot day, and even catches raindrops in its beak.   The burrowing owl can be seen enjoying the rain falling on its feathers.<br />
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The bird, thought to be two years old, opened its beak wide to catch droplets as it perched on a tree near Diessen, Holland.   Photographer Albert Beukhof, a 44 year old architect from Arnhem in Holland, said: "The burrowing owls love it when it rains on a warm day.   SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS<br />
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