Falcon shot in Hawke's Bay

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Falcon shot in Hawke's Bay

Postby Neil Fitzgerald » Sat May 19, 2018 5:01 pm

Shot the leg and later put down.
Mention of duck shooting season.

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Re: Falcon shot in Hawke's Bay

Postby john b » Sun May 20, 2018 7:56 pm

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.

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