Meet some of the Team

As much as we like to take all the credit when you enjoy your experience, without these guys it would be nothing, so here is an introduction to some of the individuals that make it happen..

Sooty

Gyr x Saker Falcon

Sooty likes to wow the crowds either in the air or on the fist and is always happy to show off his superb plumage.

Spike

Male Goshawk

7 years old and socially imprinted by Steve, Spike is a member of our Hunting Team and a regular on the photography days.

Scoobie & Chris

White-faced Owl.

One of the favourites on your Owl Experience, he is without doubt, super cute.

Fidget

Peregrine Falcon

A bit shy and quiet when on the glove but dynamic and breathtaking in the air, Fidget is a true aerial acrobat.

Spok

Spectacled Owl

This big bundle of fluff is from our breeding pair this year and has been slow to grow, moving from a lovely downy white to the stunning plumage of his parents.

Diamond

Barn Owl

A lively individual who is always on the go, trying to catch our falconer’s out on experience days. Diamond is a cheeky chappie and a real favourite with our clients.

Casper & Tinchy

Eurasian Kestrel

Whether hovering in the air above our clients or having a chat with the Falconers, Casper is a sweet little falcon with bags of personality.

Rio

Chaco Owl

From Chile this owl is over 13 years old and still happy to join in on our experience days

Dusty

African Spotted Eagle Owl

One of five African Spotted owls we have here, including our breeding pair. Dusty might be the smallest of the eagle owls, but that doesn’t mean that he lacks in personality.

Owlbert

Great Grey Owl

The flying duvet of the bird world is our Great Grey, Bert. Even though he has become a legend on our experiences, he hasn’t let this get to his head and continues to wow the crowds.

Flip & Flop

Burrowing Owls

The terrible two sisters like to create havoc in their aviary and are always on the alert, letting the other birds know when their are buzzards around.

Twiglet

Tawny Owl

Gifted to us as a captive rescue bird, she has taken to her new home very well and joins in on owl experiences

Milo & Charlie

Harris Hawks

These guys will accompany you on your Hawk walk, flying through the trees and then alighting on your hand for a titbit of food.

Buzz

Common Buzzard

Our Female Common Buzzard is part of our education program about British species. A real poser for our photography days.

Sydney

Boobook Owl

Sydney is one of three Boobooks which form part of our team. A fast little flyer who trills as he flies, happy to be around the clients.

Finn

Ural Owl

This cuddly cutie is known as Lisa’s baby on our Jessop’s days and is a real looker.

Jaffa

Long-eared Owl

Stamping her feet for her food or delighting us with her flying, Jaffa is a mischievous little lady.

Tikka

Indian Scops Owl

Infamous Tikka has been the star of a TV advert

Beanie

Little Owl

So named as when an owlet, he loved to snuggle in a Beanie hat. Another British species and one of this year’s youngsters.

Dink

Merlin

One of our smallest residents that has stunning feathers to match his personality.

Skye

Lanner Falcon

Skye has been wowing the crowds for a number of years now with her stunning stoops and loves to try and catch the Falconers out.

Jet

Peregrine Falcon

Fastest bird in the world and we have one here

Ickle

American Kestrel

Ickle by name but not in nature. He’s a chatty individual who delights our smallest of visitors.

Shanty

Lugger Falcon

A veteran of the skies, Shanty is retired from flying displays but appears on our experience days.

Max

Red-Tailed Hawk

At 13 years old Max is an old hand at Hunting

Snowy

Albino Ferrets

Essential part of the hunting team

Pepsi

Working Cocker Spaniel

Man’s best friend and everybody loves Pepsi

Grommit

Vermiculated Eagle Owl

One of our 2016 babies who has take to the team like a fish to water

Button

Mottled Owl

Quite a rare owl and something of a celebrity a big favourite here and with customers

Snowy

Albino Ferrets

Essential part of the hunting team

Pepsi

Working Cocker Spaniel

Man’s best friend and everybody loves Pepsi

Grommit

Vermiculated Eagle Owl

One of our 2016 babies who has take to the team like a fish to water