It’s a cute little thing though.

Sometimes it is hard to remember that owls are incredibly dangerous predators seen by cultures throughout  the world as ill omens. Especially when they look like toasted marshmallows.

My boss once described them as flying pillows filled with seething hatred.

Further confirming that owls are the avian equivalent of cats.

flying pillows filled with seething hatred” is about the most adorable description ever. Also, my caption for the second pic is “You look tasty”, which you can interpret either way.