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Forum: Gamehawking 11-02-2018, 08:38 PM
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Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Last couple of wk ends been out doing a bit with the dogs and trying to get some pics of snipe, they 're almost impossible to get in focus but i'll keep trying. The setter found a jack snipe and the...
Forum: New to the Forum? 07-02-2018, 07:36 PM
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Views: 401
Posted By Cymro
Re: Rich334 Intro

Welcome to the forum Rich, do your home work before getting a bird, there's plenty of good books on the market. May be find someone local to tag along with and to keep an eye on you for a while ....
Forum: Gamehawking 05-02-2018, 08:28 PM
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Views: 931,214
Posted By Cymro
Re: Living the Dream

Absolutely incredible footage ,you must be proud of it, really enjoyed that, he's a gorgeous looking tiercel. My favorite bit is on 4min 20 secs.
Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 01-02-2018, 08:35 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Looks like you had a very memorable trip out there, some nice pics too.
I don't know of anyone else flying the snipe, but you never know forums are n't everybodies cup of tea. Quick order me 2...
Forum: Gamehawking 31-01-2018, 08:22 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Cheers bois , here's a bit of footage from yesterday , taken with my camera phone. Tony

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NnygObH7iI&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Gamehawking 30-01-2018, 08:21 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Headed for the hills today, temperature was hovering around zero with a slight breeze. Both dogs were working the large rush bed but no snipe were found only a S.E.O. maybe that's why.
Walked on to...
Forum: Longwings - Falco 29-01-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 21,304
Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Well done Steve i like your write ups, Tony
Forum: Longwings - Falco 25-01-2018, 09:19 PM
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Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Brilliant Steve i enjoyed that , Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 25-01-2018, 01:50 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Cheers bois, been using the SLR lately when its suitable seems to be better image but hopeless for filming in flight. Tony.

Yesterday it was back to the pasture fields, 20mph winds with blue...
Forum: Gamehawking 22-01-2018, 05:34 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

We flew the uplands today, the locals said there was over a foot of snow up there during the new year so I didn't expect to see many snipe . After a bit of time on the block on the hill Dewi started...
Forum: Pursuit Hawking 17-01-2018, 09:13 PM
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Views: 54,697
Posted By Cymro
Re: Gyr/Barbary Falcon (Female)

Right tool for the job. Tony
Forum: Longwings - Falco 17-01-2018, 07:07 PM
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Views: 21,304
Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Thanks for the info did n't know that , hair drier saved many a sparrow hawk for me. Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 17-01-2018, 06:56 PM
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Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Bitter cold morning yesterday on the uplands, probably minus 3 or 4, even the mountain ponies were sheltered from the wind. The GWP came on point about 400m away and was soon backed by the setter, I...
Forum: Longwings - Falco 17-01-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 21,304
Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Cracking write up Steve, he done well to take one of those ugly things. Magic hair drier saves the day again. Tony
Forum: New to the Forum? 16-01-2018, 09:21 PM
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Views: 240
Posted By Cymro
Re: Peregrine 1985 Intro

Welcome to the forum Pete, enjoy. Tony
Forum: Longwings - Falco 15-01-2018, 07:50 PM
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Views: 21,304
Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Some days it just does n't work out . My tiercel is partial to a bath when he's out flying, he'll hardly ever use the bath provided for him at home for some reason. Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 15-01-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Shwmae Nick, I've never seen that myself it must be an awesome sight the haggards really are something else. I've seen them chasing the racing pigeons in the valleys I'm amazed at the persistence of...
Forum: Gamehawking 14-01-2018, 05:43 PM
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Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Down on the pasture fields today, we worked a couple of fields hoping to get a point with the young setter. The snipe were very jumpy and were breaking before the dog was locking up on them. Walking...
Forum: Gamehawking 11-01-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Just when i thought i'd mastered something new ,try that now .Tony

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DALISiSDOoM
Forum: Gamehawking 11-01-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Shwmae Nick you ve had another good day by the looks, stunning birds the orange on the tail does it for me . Can't get used to you with a wirehair, your terrain just seems suited to the english...
Forum: Gamehawking 11-01-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DALISiSDOoM&feature=youtu.be

Try that. Still on the old port ?

Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 11-01-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Shwmae Dave, nice steady dogs you've got there. The GWP is 9 now, talking about backing she'll never back the setter, i ve seen her just walk across the front of the setter while he's on point. She...
Forum: Longwings - Falco 10-01-2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 21,304
Posted By Cymro
Re: Jimmy G,

Brilliant stuff Steve well done . Tony
Forum: Gamehawking 10-01-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 120,155
Posted By Cymro
Re: Snipe Hawking 14/15

Well done Nick cracking pics too. Tony


Today we flew some big pasture fields, lovely blue skies 3mph wind, 2 eager dogs and a tiercel that loves flying the snipe. 1st field the young setter came...
Forum: Shortwings - Accipiter 09-01-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 11,390
Posted By Cymro
Re: 3/4 gos 1/4 blackspar

Sorry to hear that Chris, hope she improves, Tony,
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