“The rabbits’ eye differs from that of the owl.”  The Great Gray Owl (Laplanduil) – (Strix Nebulosa) The great Grey Owl or Great Gray Owl is a very large owl, distributed across the Northern Hemisphere. In some areas it is also called Phantom of the North and Cinereous Owl just to name a few. Adults have big, rounded head […]

Some time has gone by since I last wrote in this section, truthfully its been so far a wonderful experience while learning so much about their ways. It has happened a few times that I ended up borrowing someone else’s bag and a random glove that I eventually got one of my own. So what […]

Master Falconer, Frans Lenders makes his own equipment. Here he shows how one makes the Gloves and Hoods specific to his occupation.

“You’d think me rude but I would just stand and…Stare” Barn Owl (Kerkuil) – (Tyto albo). The Barn Owl is the most widely distributed species of owl, and one of the most widespread of all birds. It is also referred to as Common Barn Owl, to distinguish it from other species in the barn owl family Tytonidae. The barn-owls’ […]

As stated before, and oh-so lovingly, I have started to get more involved with a fascination of mine. It is, and I say this in a matter-of-fact, no longer a dream but a fact. Which is in its truest nature is simply a marvel to experience. Working alongside Birds of Prey as a Falconer, and […]

A newb, an apprentice and Birds of Prey. This is my story. A conglomeration of my thoughts and experiences while learning the ins and outs of this lifestyle. And truth be told I’ll be needing a spot to deposit this growing story of a passion I should have, and dreamt of, so long ago. In […]