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Feathers and Fur Falconry Centre

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Bath Road | Ladds Garden Village, Reading RG10 9SB, England
+44 7812 171709
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Can’t recommend it highly enough

We booked a family session for our Niece and Nephew (age 6 and 8) and three adults having previous... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LondonKarenK
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London
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Absolutely amazing experience!!

My husband had this as a 30th Birthday present and I was so lucky to be able to share it with him... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Nialu34
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Reading, United Kingdom
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“birds of prey” (23 reviews)
“harris hawk” (13 reviews)
“beautiful birds” (10 reviews)
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a family session for our Niece and Nephew (age 6 and 8) and three adults having previous been as a couple to do the half day session. Once again we weren’t disappointed. Sadie is so passionate about what she does, extremely informative and...More

Thank LondonKarenK
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

My husband had this as a 30th Birthday present and I was so lucky to be able to share it with him as it was a Half Day Bird of Prey session for 2 :) my Mother in law was also lucky enough to be...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

After having to cancel our booking twice because of heavy rain or snow we had a fantastic time with Sadie and her birds, and the weather couldn't have been better. Sadie is very knowledgeable and has a great fun way to bring this across. The...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you to the lovely Sadie and all of the wonderful birds we met today. Not only was the Family Experience tailored to our needs, we learnt so much about the different types of birds we met. It was described by O as "best present...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I booked the half day experience for my boyfriends birthday and it was worth every penny. Firstly, the staff who work here are very welcoming and encourage you to answer any questions you want. During this experience you can handle a great variety of birds...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Although small it was lovely to see all the different type of birds here. I was happy to see that they were all being flown throughout the day so they aren’t cooped up all day in their cages. Buzzards, kestrels, sparrow hawks and owls! We...More

Thank LZD84
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Not my first visit, but it never fails to disappoint. The centre is beautifully kept with the focus on the welfare and maintenance of the birds being paramount. Opportunity to get up close with the birds and nothing is too much trouble for the enthusiastic...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

My daughter has autism and major depression issues but was extremely positive about this place as she loves birds. The behaviour from the owner, who was fully aware of her condition, towards her was despicable and it's pushed her back into depression.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

I participated in a three hour photography session here last Sunday. This was my second such visit. As before, Sadie was great....knowledgeable, enthusiastic and fun. The various birds ( Little, Tawny and European Eagle Owls, Buzzard, Harris Hawk and Peregrine x Lanner Falcon) were in...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We booked our son onto a half day junior falconry experience and he thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it. Our son is a amateur photographer too and the team were really keen to allow him to photograph the birds and also help and advise on...More

Thank Alex G
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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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