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My birds of prey days give lots of handling and up close experiences. I have small groups of up to six participants (20-30 are not uncommon elsewhere). We concentrate on being with the birds handling, flying, feeding and finding out all those special fascinating facts. I like lots of questions and delve into my 45 years of falconry experience to answer them. I have a great location here in the countryside, marvelous birds and a generous welcome. What more could you want?

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European eagle owl on glove with woman

One of my visitors enjoying an encounter with Elvis the eagle owl.

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Hi Andrew,  
Thanks once again for such a fantastic day and for letting us get to know your amazing birds.  It was refreshing to get out of London,  forget my worries and just enjoy nature at its best.
  I shall be recommending the experience to all my friends and family.
  Kindest regards,

I’ve had a wonderful, interesting and enjoyable day doing something completely new to me. The birds are amazing to watch and handle and there is so much to discover about every aspect of them. Andrew shared his knowledge in such an easy and engaging way with everyone in the group that we all relaxed and enjoyed the moment.

Jenny Maddock

Read some of my visitor comments and see for yourself how much my days are enjoyed.

Visitors comments10/08/13

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 Harris hawks

Another visitor having a great day out.
We're not called Bird on the Hand for nothing. Maybe we should change to Two Birds on the Hand.

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Spectators are welcome(there is a charge) but they are up close to the action and can ask questions too. They can take photos and regularly have birds fly past their ears, in fact they get the same experience as the participant apart from not having the birds on their hand Elaine, a spectator, at the end of the day said "I expected to be bored stiff but it was great fun".

However, I don't want you to buy a gift for some one and find they are not going to enjoy it. That's why I give a unique money back guarantee.

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For eight years now my personal and friendly atmosphere has set the scene for a fantastic up close falconry experience with magnificent birds of prey. Held in the rolling Leicestershire countryside I provide a fabulous day out that will be remembered forever. Some of the things that I think are necessary for a great day out are:

    * A warm and friendly welcome.
    * The right group size, I usually work with up to six participants and find four to six is good. It gives good interaction, people ask different questions and always seem to enjoy the company as well as the birds.
    * Good location, I have my own property with a lovely outlook over the hills in a quiet countryside location. See pictures below.
    * Getting up close and learning about these fascinating birds of prey. I am happy to share a lifetimes knowledge with all my visitors.
    * Feeling the privilege of having effectively wild birds fly to your fist and give you their trust.
    * Plenty of hands on time with the birds.
    * A host that likes to see people enjoy themselves. Believe it or not this is the best part of the job.

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Harris hawk and boy during falconry experience day

So come and have a great experience and get up close to fly handle and feed these beautiful birds of prey on a hands on experience. Be eye to eye (or beak to beak) with these fantastic birds of prey on your fist. Have a falcon feed (not just a titbit) on your fist and feel the power of beak and talons. As far as I know this is unique to my experience and it is a great feeling to be so close and trusted by the falcon while it feeds.

My visitors regularly comment on how my informal style and vast knowledge makes for a great day out. I don't rush from one bird to the next, there is lots of hands on with each bird, giving plenty time to get to know them. This easy going pace suits my visitors and they get an up close bird of prey day to be remembered. See below for some of their comments.

If you want to give me a call and chat about what you need I'd be pleased to hear from you. My apologies if I don't answer as I might already be with some visitors. If so please leave a message and I will get back to you. Call 01858540393 or 07970813053.

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Visitors comments10/08/13

birds of prey enjoying the sun

Falconry experience day sessions.
The most popular sessions I do are the half day "The Bird on the Hand" and full day "Falconry Adventure". The Bird on the Hand session is your opportunity to get up close to the birds, having them fly to your fist, see their amazing flying abilities and have them feed on your fist. It is an action and information packed three hour session of up close encounters with birds of prey.

The full Falconry Adventure has the same format for the morning, we then have a substantial lunch, alfresco if the weather is good or inside with the warming log stove on colder days.

The afternoon, in summer, introduces you to some more birds and then we have a Hawk Walk (we walk, hawks fly) round the farm where you get a real feel for the Harris hawks capabilities in the wild. They follow us from tree to tree regularly popping down to your fist for titbits.

In the winter (November to April) we take the Harris hawks out and show you some real falconry with the hawks in true hunting mode abley assisted by dog and ferrets to show that famous Harris hawk teamwork. An afternoon out in glorious countryside getting back to nature.

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I also do a Raptor Rapture and a Hawk Walk, both 90 minutes.

The Raptor Rapture is a packed 90 minute session where you will meet the birds, get an introduction to birds of prey and lots of fascinating facts and experience handling and flying various of our spectacular raptors.

Enjoy a Hawk Walk. This is an amazing experience where you accompany hawks and falconer for the thrill and excitement of flying Harris hawks in the glorious countryside. You will take a walk across the fields with our team of Harris Hawks flying free. They will all be keen to pop down and land on your fist for a titbit as we progress and you can see close up the beauty and skill of these amazing birds.

For more details of each experience click here

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visitors reviews

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How does it work? My falconry experience days gift vouchers are a great gift to give when you are looking for that special present.
They are valid for twelve months(some special offers are shorter) so the recipient can book a suitable date for their day out. For ages seven to ninety seven.
Available in a choice of gift presentations these make a fantastic gift for all occasions.
It's amazing how many people are fascinated by birds of prey and will enjoy a birds of prey experience.

Birds of Prey day vouchers I'm glad you're still here as you have got to another good bit. Lots of people saying how great I am! Do please read on for a little longer.

Visitors Comments
"Your birds are truly beautiful and Boris is adorable too! Thanks again for your time and creating a wonderful session for my family to spend some valuable time together in a relaxing and fun way."

"Wow! Wow! Wow!
Thank you so much. I've had a ball! x "

"Really great. V educational to boot!
Beats the BBC - (you) should get a job
when David A. retires"
Steve & Sandra

"Bought as a gift for 15 year old, taken along by a reluctant dad who
wasn't looking forward to standing around for ages.
They both came back buzzing, really informative and enjoyable. I'm sure
they will be going back and have recommended it to several people."

Visitors reviews

Read some more of their comments for yourself.

"Dad's still talking about his day, best ever Christmas present. . .!" CLICK HERE

View across our field to Langton Caudle.
Sunshine and grey cloud. A wonderful view. Click for More Images

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Of my 57 years on earth this is one of the better days, thank you

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Our location of Leicestershire in Central England means we are well placed for easy travel. Using the motorway network, journeys from many locations are quick and simple. Leicester is just a bus ride and Nottingham, Derby and Birmingham are just around hour away with Luton, Stansted, Oxford, Stoke on Trent and Sheffield only 1 hour 30 minutes away..

Many of our visitors travel from as far as London and all think the effort has been worthwhile. We try hard to give days to remember and so far all our customers agree.

We are close to the local attractions of Rutland water and Foxton Locks if you are looking to fill your day with another local visit.

Yet another top day, Brilliant




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Sunset at the end of Falconry Experience day