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Falconry birds aren't pets


High Country News - Apr 3, 2017
According to the North American Falconers Association, “Falconry can be defined as the taking of wild quarry in its natural state and habitat by means of a trained raptor.” I suppose one could define “pet” in such a way to include a falconry bird, but ...
 

New Wester Ross falconry centre takes flight


www.north-star-news.co.uk (subscription) - Apr 11, 2017
The lodge, which is now under new management, is keen to keep the medieval art of archery and falconry alive and thriving. The centre focuses on developing solid archery and falconry fundamentals to help cultivate a strong passion for the sports ...
 

New falconry and archery centre opens in the Highlands


The Scotsman - Apr 4, 2017
Launched under the auspices of Falconry Scotland and featuring an impressive variety of birds of prey including falcons, hawks, buzzards, eagles and owls, the centre offers packages for individuals or groups. The archery programme offers classes for ...
 

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Falconry books

The Hawk of the Castle: A Story of Medieval Falconry


by: Danna Smith
Gentle verse and sweeping, majestic artwork set imaginations soaring in a handsome and illuminating ode to the ancient art of falconry.

Join a young girl and her father, the falconer at a medieval castle, as they experience the joys of taking a goshawk out for a training flight. The girl leads readers through all the preparations and equipment needed for the flight — from the hawk’s hood and bells to the falconer’s gloves — culminating in a dramatic demonstration of the hawk’s hunting skill.
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The Falconer's Apprentice


by: William C. Oakes
A Falconer's Guide to Training the Passage Red-tailed Hawk. A book for apprentice falconers wanting to know the basics of becoming a falconer. Shows a beginner falconer a step-by-step approach how to train a wild caught hawk to hunt; hawks are not pets. This is one of the most popular and widely referenced books on falconry focused on the falconry apprentice. The author is a licensed master falconer with over forty years of falconry experience - the vast majority of it spent in the pleasant company of passage red-tailed hawks.
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Falconry and Hawking: The Essential Handbook - Including Equipment, Training and Health


by: Philip Golding

Falconry & Hawking (recommended)

The Essential Handbook - Including Equipment, Training, Health and More 

Discover everything you need to know about Falconry and Hawking from Philip Golding, a true master. Inside you’ll understand exactly what you need to know in this wonderful sport. 

This Highly Recommended Book Includes everything below (and more...)