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Feathers and Fur Falconry Centre

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Fantastic half-day experience, would highly recommend

We visited in September for a half day falconry session given as a present. The groups are normally... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claire S
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Redhill, United Kingdom
Great morning

I attended as a spectator with my sister who was given the experience as a gift, and to be honest I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Isabelle H
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Falconry centre showcasing wonderful British birds of prey including Barn Owls and Peregrine Falcons. Bird of Prey handling experiences, photography sessions, school talks, group visits, care therapy and weekend public talks.
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Bath Road | Ladds Garden Village, Reading RG10 9SB, England
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+44 7812 171709
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in September for a half day falconry session given as a present. The groups are normally small (usually 6 I believe), but we were incredibly lucky and there were only 2 of us booked that day. Even with a full group there would...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I attended as a spectator with my sister who was given the experience as a gift, and to be honest I had very little interest in the whole thing beforehand. However I ended up having a fantastic time. Sadie was brilliant with the group and...More

Thank Isabelle H
FeathersandFur, Owner at Feathers and Fur Falconry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ahhh thank you for your great words, I'm glad you had a good time. I decided after all the running that day that I really need to get fitter to beat the buzzard!!! (New fit ness class idea??) xxxx

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son enjoyed his visit with the school but neither at the centre nor on the website is there any explanation of the ethics/purpose of this centre. Is it a profit making business? Where are the birds from? Are they rescue birds? Or are they...More

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FeathersandFur, Owner at Feathers and Fur Falconry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, firstly I am super glad that your son had a nice time when he came to fly the birds, and here I feel is the crux of your questions and my answers. Your son attended a session where our sole aim is to teach...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a birthday present and consisted of an hour of experiencing owls at close quarters. There were only 6 in the group so we had a really close up experience. Olivia and Sadie were absolutely passionate about the bird and clearly loved them. We...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband bought me a voucher for the 3 hour falconry experience for my birthday, as I love birds of prey. My mum and dad ended up buying vouchers, too, so the three of us went along. We had an absolutely excellent time. The lady...More

Thank AP101_4
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I use to go to school with Sadie who owns this place and ever since then she's always had a passion for animals. This is evident with the amount of love and enthusiasm she has put into this place. I purchased a family experience for...More

Thank ryan180680
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Went with my fathers photo club for a photography session with the birds, the lady that was doing the session was very good with her birds and tips on taking good pictures. The birds were wonderful although you did get to close to them expect...More

Thank nicolacowan87
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We had a owl experience during August. We had a lovely morning. Small group very informative and hands on. Staff were very approachable. Thanks for a nice time. We will be back.

Thank Hotlips201552
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Went here for our daughters 40th birthday and we all had a wonderful time. It was a great experience to see these birds of prey close up and also to have them fly on to your arm. The birds were all beautiful. Olivia was so...More

1  Thank Granderbob
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter was bought a Falconry day for her birthday. She was extremely well looked after by Olivia and enjoyed her day. Love visting the centre just wished we lived a little closer to visit more. I don't think you'd keep my daughter away if...More

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donnanorman010
27 July 2017|
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Response from FeathersandFur | Property representative |
Our centre is free to visit and is open Tuesday's to Sunday's x
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