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Painshill Park Birds of Prey 2013


Painshill Park is one of the most beautiful parks in UK in cobham, Surrey. Each year they present a number of different shows, and this year Birds of Prey was the offering in August. Henfold birds of Prey provided the show and were excellent. An almost two hour demonstration of birds flying with enough information to entertain and educate the audience without boring or frightening them away. Great selection of birds. Here are a few including a nice shot of the typical mantling behaviour.

African Eagle Owl by Chris Bushe

African Eagle Owl by Chris Bushe

African Eagle Owl by Chris Bushe

African Eagle Owl by Chris Bushe

American Kestrel

American Kestrel

Peregrine Falcon

Peregrine Falcon

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Kestrel

Kestrel

Barn Owl

Barn Owl

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2 thoughts on “Painshill Park Birds of Prey 2013

  1. Sarah Smith on said:

    Cool photos and beautiful birds Chris! We saw a few eagles in Gambia, but not really close enough to identify properly. There were lots of ospreys, pied kingfishers and various flavours of heron close up.

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