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Paladance
 
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Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Paladance » December 20th, 2015, 5:55 am

Snowy Owl
Location: Winterspring
Breeds: P/B (1384/273/305), S/B (1384/257/322), B/B (1400/260/309)

I'm never sure when exactly it starts to appear -- if there is a fixed date, a date picked up each year according to specific calendar or just the longest night is chosen.

Myself, I was told that winter usually starts with 22nd Dec; it probably depends on the country (not counting the leap years and hemispheres :P) as I've seen the 21st Dec as common date aswell.

Anyway, it's soon. Good luck! Don't forget about Grand Master Trixxy who is here too. :)
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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Quintessence » December 20th, 2015, 11:54 am

Paladance wrote:I'm never sure when exactly it starts to appear -- if there is a fixed date, a date picked up each year according to specific calendar or just the longest night is chosen.


Best way I determine when it will start spawning: Google search "when does winter start [XX year] northern hemisphere" and the result should be at the very top of the results page. :)

For 2015 the Snowy Owl should start spawning December 21!
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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Saviya » December 20th, 2015, 4:43 pm

woo! last pet I need to catch a different breed of, I've been waiting for this!

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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Basic100s » December 21st, 2015, 12:07 pm

Snowy owl is up right now, just captured my first one

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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Cardee » December 21st, 2015, 8:18 pm

I was fortunate enough to catch a snowy owl in my preferred breed two winters ago, back when I didn't even know about breeds. Last winter I never saw any wild snowy owls, and every time I went into Winterspring, people are talking about hunting for them. Maybe this year I'll get lucky. I just want to go wild snowy owl-watching. xD

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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby N0083rp00f » December 28th, 2015, 2:27 pm

Might as well chime in.

I spent an hour or two the previous evening hunting down any and all critters and the only feather I saw were of the tin variety.
This morning I got up early enough and found two withing 5 minute, of poor quality, and then nothing for the hour following.

This pet is of the annoying to find variety due to shared spawn and being spread over such a large zone.

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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby Saviya » December 28th, 2015, 2:31 pm

My best suggestions is realm hopping. My home realm, Hyjal, is high pop and was swarming with people. I hopped to Quel'thalas and found the breed I wanted as well as 4 more for friends within 10 minutes, and that included waiting for them to get to me. Happy hunting!

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Re: Brace yourselves, Snowy Owl is coming.

Postby GrosBonda » December 29th, 2015, 1:55 pm

Saviya wrote:My best suggestions is realm hopping. My home realm, Hyjal, is high pop and was swarming with people. I hopped to Quel'thalas and found the breed I wanted as well as 4 more for friends within 10 minutes, and that included waiting for them to get to me. Happy hunting!

agree that's the best way to invest the time on....


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