Though hunters can respec their pet birds of prey into Ferocity or Tenacity, they are inherently Cunning. In addition to the abilities that come standard with all pets ([Cower], [Growl], [Avoidance]) and those given to their natural or retrained specialization, all birds of prey are given the following:
/Patch 3.0.2 (14-Oct-2008): Major changes. Screech replaced with Snatch. Owls, which are now called Birds of Prey, can now eat fish. Armor and Health had no bonus and now each has a +5% bonus. Damage had a +7% bonus and now has a +5% bonus.