And like a teenager, Fluffy realized he could talk to girls. One day, he brought a fully wild female owl to the feeding platform.
And the whirlwind that he brought to this family's life began to subside, as Fluffy fell into another sort of tempest altogether - the love kind.
Breeding season arrived. And Fluffy, who was once supposed to be someone's pet, went fully, mercifully wild - just the way he was always meant to be - and started a family of his own.
"He would sit and watch you from a distance," Murray says, "just to make sure you're OK."