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June 17, 2017, 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM
Lloyd A. Stage Nature Center, Troy Michigan
6685 Coolidge Hwy
Troy, MI 48098
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This is THE EVENT to attend if you are interested in learning more about falconry from the pre-apprentice or apprentice perspective. This workshop will answer many of the questions individuals new to the sport often ask about.
You will be able to meet a number of active Michigan falconers and their hawks, look at the construction and design of a falconers mews (hawk house), make some falconry equipment to take home and have opportunity to ask many questions!
Workshop Event Topics will include:
- Basic Mew Design, Construction and Considerations.
- Basic Raptor Housing and Care
- Apprentice/Sponsor Contracts
- Legal and Ethical Considerations
- Basic Falconry Equipment Construction (anklets, jesses, leashes)
- Round table discussion