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Artwork of Hootz.

Hootz is the name of race of owls that originated from Autumn Heights and enemies in the Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. Hootzes are members of the Snowmads.


The common Hootzes appears with gradiented brown and white feathers, white eyes, yellow eyes, a dark beak with a white mustache, and grey talons. He wears a large belt made with fur and spikes with a snowmad insignia, and pants striped in green and white.

Game appearance and Strategy

In the game, Hootzes typically fly in the air. There are different types of Hootzes that can fly horizontally, vertically, or stay put airborne. They can be defeated with one jump. They can also be defeated with a barrel, or even a roll attack.

Notable Hootz