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Old 25-08-2015, 07:23 AM
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Default Re: Building The Dream Team.

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I personally don"t subscribe to "they are highly evolved so breeding has nothing to do with it" train of thought!
It's fair to say though that we can be confident that the nurture by a falconer during the early stages of a hawks development has far more of an influence over characteristics than less than half a century of captive breeding does over 5 billion years of evolution. Just saying, Atb
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Old 25-08-2015, 07:33 AM
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I am a firm believer in good breeding in both dog and hawk and I have seen a few stroppy "Birdtrader" birds in my time.

I personally don"t subscribe to "they are highly evolved so breeding has nothing to do with it" train of thought!
Andys definitely seem to have lots of good traits and are very easy going. Also the Coulsons selectively breed for certain traits in their hawks.
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