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Birds of prey

The first group of photo's were taken at the Hawk Conservancy, near Andover, in Hampshire, U.K., on 10th July 2007.

The second group were taken at the Falconry and Animal Centre, in Bossington, Somerset, circa October 2004.

The third main group was taken at Jardin de las Aguilas, on a mountain by Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol, in June 2006.

And the fourth were shot at Sharandy's Birds of Prey, in Long Load, Somerset ~ in August 2008 & April 2011

The newest upload wil be the 'representative image'.



Red kite about to fly
Red kite about to fly
Not for the squeamish!
Not for the squeamish!
Red kite in flight
Red kite in flight
Please don't comment unless...
Please don't comment unless...
Gyr falcon stoop
Gyr falcon stoop
Gyr falcon fly-past!
Gyr falcon fly-past!
Burrowing owl behind a bump
Burrowing owl behind a bump
* NOT A GALLERY! *
* NOT A GALLERY! *
Vulture stare!
Vulture stare!
Secretary bird and 'prey'
Secretary bird and 'prey'
Lesser kestrel?
Lesser kestrel?
Barn owl on a post
Barn owl on a post
Barn owl in flight
Barn owl in flight
Bald eagle in flight
Bald eagle in flight
Bald eagle stare (2306)
Bald eagle stare (2306)
Who's a pretty boy, then?
Who's a pretty boy, then?
Turkey vulture
Turkey vulture
Griffon in the air
Griffon in the air
Shed and vulture
Shed and vulture
A 'griffon' glides in
A 'griffon' glides in
Vulture banking
Vulture banking
Vulture snarling!
Vulture snarling!
Red kite at rest
Red kite at rest
* NOT A GALLERY! *
* NOT A GALLERY! *
Baby owl, Bossington
Baby owl, Bossington
Baby owl too, Bossington
Baby owl too, Bossington
Barn owl, Bossington (5657)
Barn owl, Bossington (5657)
'Barney' again, Bossington
'Barney' again, Bossington
'Buzz', Bossington
'Buzz', Bossington
Buzz in flight, Bossington
Buzz in flight, Bossington
Buzz with titbit, Bossington
Buzz with titbit, Bossington
Buzzard, Bossington (6200)
Buzzard, Bossington (6200)
Buzzard, Bossington
Buzzard, Bossington
Clovis takes off, Bossington
Clovis takes off, Bossington
Clovis fly past, Bossington
Clovis fly past, Bossington
Peregrine falcon, Bossington (5873)
Peregrine falcon, Bossington (5873)
Falcon up close, Bossington
Falcon up close, Bossington
Harris hawk, Bossington
Harris hawk, Bossington
Tawny owl, Bossington
Tawny owl, Bossington
Tawny too, Bossington
Tawny too, Bossington
Tawny on the table, Bossington
Tawny on the table, Bossington
Tawny spreads its wings, Bossington
Tawny spreads its wings, Bossington
Tawny owl again, Bossington
Tawny owl again, Bossington
* NOT A GALLERY! *
* NOT A GALLERY! *
Bald eagle, Benalmadena (1696)
Bald eagle, Benalmadena (1696)
Golden eagle spreads its wings, Benalmadena (2025)
Golden eagle spreads its wings, Benalmadena (2025)
Golden eagle again, Benalmadena
Golden eagle again, Benalmadena
The look! Vulture, Benalmadena
The look! Vulture, Benalmadena
African fish eagle, Benalmadena
African fish eagle, Benalmadena
Eagle owl, Benalmadena
Eagle owl, Benalmadena
Saker falcon, Benalmadena
Saker falcon, Benalmadena
Who are you calling ugly?! Benalmadena
Who are you calling ugly?! Benalmadena
* NOT A GALLERY! *
* NOT A GALLERY! *
Breeze poses, Sharandy's
Breeze poses, Sharandy's
Dizzy wide-eyed, Sharandy's
Dizzy wide-eyed, Sharandy's
Flint in the sunshine, Sharandy's
Flint in the sunshine, Sharandy's
Kiya in flight, Sharandy's
Kiya in flight, Sharandy's
Saxon smiles, Sharandy's
Saxon smiles, Sharandy's
Saxon 'on the wing', Sharandy's
Saxon 'on the wing', Sharandy's
Regal eagle!
Regal eagle!
Milo, Sharandy's
Milo, Sharandy's
Bandit, the boobock owl
Bandit, the boobock owl
Female kestrel
Female kestrel
Peregrine/lanner falcon hybrid
Peregrine/lanner falcon hybrid
Harris hawk landing in brambles
Harris hawk landing in brambles
Taking the bait!
Taking the bait!
* NOT A GALLERY! *
* NOT A GALLERY! *
Indian Eagle Owl, Kingston Maurwood
Indian Eagle Owl, Kingston Maurwood