The “Falcong” Course

This course, open to people of all ages, offers the possibility to increase the basic knowledge on the species of birds of prey of our land, and to transmit the ancient arts of training that are applied on falconry raptors and not. The programme of the course: “INTRODUCTION TO FALCONRY” COURSE Civitella del Tronto – to reach the Rock please refer to the information at www.fortezzadicivitella.it The course will be divided into 2 days of theory + 1 day of practice, to be decided on site, with the following hours: 11:00 -13:30 and 14:30 – 16:30 and it will focus on the following topics: Theory: anatomy, systematic of flight, classification of raptors, history of falconry, tools, veterinary medicine, reproduction, use of raptors in modern times (use of slides and video to integrate the exposition of the topics). Theory and practice (to be performed together): use of the tools, radio tracking, positioning of the raptor on the glove, the relations with other animals Practice: Free flight of some species of raptors among which eagles, hawks, buzzards, owls etcetera.

 

 

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