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The red tailed hawk is a threatened animal. They are approximately 19-23 inches tall and have a wingspan of up to 4.5 feet! The Red tailed hawk weighs 2-4 pounds. The Red tailed hawk is a carnivore, therefore their diet consists of many types of rodents, small mammals, reptiles, and  other birds. Their habitat ranges all the way from Alaska to Quebec! When they are ready to lay eggs, they lay a clutch of 1-5 eggs, and it takes around 3 days for the eggs to hatch.

Fun Fact: When diving, they can exceed 120 mph!

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