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Forum: International Bird of Prey Breeders 03-03-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 770
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Contact details

Hi Dean

Do I owe you money ? well sod off then lol

Nice to see you posting on here 8-)

It was good to have a catch up on the phone don't be a stranger

ATB
Forum: Vehicles & Lamping 22-02-2018, 12:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,661
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Lightforce 170 - but what battery back?

Hi

I use a Tracer max pro for shooting and have the handle attachment for lamping a hawk ,

The battery I now use are the Deben tracer which I find small and light weight for lamping and are...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 31-01-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,025
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Question About Falconers in the UK

Hi Duane

I donít think anyone can give you that answer as Falconers in the UK donít have to be registered.

My son took up the sport from an early age but is could be just a fad as he has only...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 21-12-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 863
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Ornate hawkeagle in falconry

have a spin on me, stunning looking hawk
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 09-12-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Hi

The wing is on the mend slowly as its right on the joint and is always moving, It does not seen to impair his flying ability.
Forum: Condolences for Falconers, Families & our animals 09-12-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,435
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Phil Turner

Old school Falconer who will missed by many

RIP my friend condolences to his family
Forum: The Soap Box 27-11-2017, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,312
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Where is everybody??? LOL

Hi Barry

The Countryfile spot was great PR for Falconry and I have to agree with Rene that the Eagles were beautiful and Roxanne looked great on camera too but itís a pity youíre not so...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 27-11-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Hi Harry

Nice to hear from you I hope you are well, I donít think I explained myself very well the claw damage to the hawks foot was from the squirrel not one of the other hawks.

The foot is...
Forum: Hawk Food & Nutritional Needs 23-11-2017, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,760
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Would you feed this to your falcon?

Hi Anthony

Well spotted I knew I should have paid more attention in Chemistry class :rolleyes:

ATB
Clive
Forum: Shortwings - Accipiter 22-11-2017, 12:25 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 12,023
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: 3/4 gos 1/4 blackspar

Falconry is such a help giving you ideas for Christmas gifts

An outboard motor for the Mrs It is then :yawinkle:
...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 19-11-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

A little update

Gordon is coming into his own now flying with my sons Harris as a cast flowing on.

Had a little mishap today when he took a squirrel and he got a minor foot injury.

Many...
Forum: Hunting Gear & Miscellaneous 16-11-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 768
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Do bird hunting vest make good replacements for falconry bags?

Hi Odell

Thanks for posting the picture of the vest your talking about, I am not sure if you have Bass Pro shops in NC I have visited a few in Florida and the have some fantastic outdoor clothing...
Forum: Hunting Gear & Miscellaneous 15-11-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 768
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Do bird hunting vest make good replacements for falconry bags?

Odell

I have used both and I would never go back to a hawking bag now, hawking vest all the time.

Not sure what your hawking ground is like but for climbing fences and gates a vest is much...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 13-11-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,939
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Poor Barn Owl

Hi Angie

Thanks for sharing this information, I have a falconry fabrication carry box and had it many years and it looks like new.

This thread made me actually go and check the internal finish...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 08-11-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 519
BFC
Views: 23,845
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: BFC

Hi Nick

Many thanks for taking the time to reply with a very informative account of events from your side which I donít doubt for one second unless I am told otherwise.

This is pretty much what...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 07-11-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 519
BFC
Views: 23,845
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: BFC

Hi

I am a member of the BFC and have been for many years, I joined the club to share with likeminded falconers and also thought I was doing my bit supporting the club who had the best interests...
Forum: Hawk Food & Nutritional Needs 07-11-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,760
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Would you feed this to your falcon?

Billy

I have used supplement in the past but my belief is they are not required if the hawks are getting a good all round varied diet.

I was a little curious about your comment on day old...
Forum: Hawk Food & Nutritional Needs 07-11-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,760
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Would you feed this to your falcon?

Hi Billy

My instant response was no

I have visited their website and wanted to establish if this was raw canned meat or cooked, I can only make the assumption when it is talking about wet...
Forum: Hawk Food & Nutritional Needs 07-11-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,845
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: Minced meat mix- help?

Hi Billy

The food mix I have prepared is for very young chicks and would not have anything in it for them to produce a pellet.

I donít know the situation of your hawkís condition but force...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 07-11-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Hi Steve

I know what you mean about the demise of the rabbit population, itís the same for me locally for that days hawking it was a 200 mile round trip to go hawking and see rabbits !!

Over...
Forum: Shortwings - Accipiter 06-11-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 12,023
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: 3/4 gos 1/4 blackspar

Hi Chris

Some nice footage, Dog and hawk working together well

What are you using to video with?

I got a GoPro and tried shoulder mounting and head mounting but never get any good footage,...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 06-11-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Hi Shane

At the moment all my flights have been off the fist, I enjoy social hawking with my son and with friends and sometimes flying on my own.

As a lot of my friends fly Harris I am just...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 06-11-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,652
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: The Ferruginous Hawk

Hi John

I have never flown a Ferruginous myself but a friend of mine flew one on our field meets with mixed success, the most impressive hawk I have ever seen flying into the wind with no effort...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 30-10-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Thanks to a friend and a forum member I had an invite on some land with some rabbits on it, much appreciated James

Godon seemed to get to grips with them without any problems just need more of...
Forum: General Falconry & Bird Talk 23-10-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,761
Posted By SloeHawk
Re: A Big Thank You

Itís been a while since I have posted on here and thought I would give a bit of an update,

The Redtail x Harris now has a name which is Gordon because he came from Scotland, I was going to call...
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