Our Audubon II Snowy Owl Stuffed Animal with Sound is white, soft, and huggable. In nature the Snowy Owl has a fine reputation of its own apart from its popularization in a recent children's book series. The official bird of Quebec, this large white Snowy Owl is credited with rodent population control. The female has black bars and spots evident on our Owl Plush, whereas the male is almost totally white. Our Snowy Owl Stuffed toy measures 5 inches and will delight a child or any person for whom you have special affection. The male and female both guard the eggs and this stuffed likeness could be a wonderful message gift for an expectant couple.