Snow owl The Snowy Owl is a large owl of the typical owl family Strigidae. The Snowy Owl was first classified in 1758 by Carolus Linnaeus, the Swedish naturalist who developed binomial nomenclature to classify and organize plants and animals.
The Snowy Owl is like most owls associated with wisdom and omens. It is said that owls help souls find their way from the physical to spiritual realms. Snowy Owls help clarify dreams and remind us to save our strength so we can have it when needed.