Shot the leg and later put down.
Mention of duck shooting season.
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- Neil Fitzgerald
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I took this bird down to wild base at Massey. It was well before duck shooting season opened. Every year we get a young bird or two move into the area and every year some pigeon fancier shoots them. Any penalty for shooting falcons should include a lifetime ban on keeping pidgins.