DIARY OF A HUNTER. By Brian Plummer.

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THE HARRIS HAWK: MANAGEMENT, TRAINING AND HUNTING. By Lee William Harris.

(2001) 2012 revised reprint. 4to (195 x 252mm). Pp144. Colour plates, colour and b/w photographs, illustrations. Blue boards, spine titled in gilt.

This is the first British book on the Harris hawk. Takes you through manning, husbandry, training and hunting. In this new, revised reprint, the appendices have been improved and brought up to date. Chapters include: Basic knowledge - Harris hawks and man, harris hawks in the wild, biological facts; Buying and keeping a bird - locating a breeder and pucrhasing a bird, suitable weatherings, falconry equipment, maintaining a healthy bird; The diary - the first two weeks, manning, training, entering, attending field meetings, alternative hawking methods; Breeding, by Paul Harris; Health checks, by Philip Stapelberg; MRCVS; Annual moult; Harris hawks and the law, by PC Paul Beecroft; Security; Looking ahead - is the harris hawk the bird for you?, Harris hawks in the future, progressing to other species, Ami in her second season, final thoughts. Appendices include: Game season chart; Falconry terms; Clubs and associations; Falconry and breeding courses; Equipment suppliers and bird of prey centres; Breeders of Harris hawks and other birds of prey; Veterinary surgeons with a special interest in birds of prey.
£40.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
46760
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Author Harris (Lee William).
Book Code 46760
ISBN 1840371463 / 9781840371468
Book Description Very good in slightly used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 2001
Publisher Swan Hill Press.
Place Shrewsbury, Shropshire.