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EMIRATES-WILDLIFE/DRONES
RTX2DN3Z
May 10, 2016
Falconer Hendri Du Toit prepares a drone quadcopter with bird meat bait attached via a parachute on a...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Falconer Hendri Du Toit prepares a drone quadcopter with bird meat bait attached via a parachute on a...
Falconer Hendri Du Toit prepares a drone quadcopter with bird meat bait attached via a parachute on a string to train the birds to hunt, in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, UAE May 9, 2016. REUTERS/Noah Browning
EMIRATES-WILDLIFE/DRONES
RTX2DN3Y
May 10, 2016
A member of the Royal Shaheen Events staff wearing traditional Emirati dress holds a peregrine falcon,...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Member of the Royal Shaheen Events staff wearing traditional Emirati dress holds a peregrine falcon,...
A member of the Royal Shaheen Events staff wearing traditional Emirati dress holds a peregrine falcon, in Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, UAE May 9, 2016. REUTERS/Noah Browning
EMIRATES-WILDLIFE/DRONES
RTX2DN3W
May 10, 2016
Falconer Hendri Du Toit gestures as he holds an eagle in Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, UAE May 9,...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Falconer Hendri Du Toit gestures as he holds an eagle in Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, UAE
Falconer Hendri Du Toit gestures as he holds an eagle in Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, UAE May 9, 2016. REUTERS/Noah Browning
KAZAKHSTAN-HUNTING/
RTR4PK4N
February 14, 2015
A young Kazakh hunter with his tamed golden eagle waits in a bus prior an annual hunting competition...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A young Kazakh hunter with his tamed golden eagle waits in a bus prior an annual hunting competition...
A young Kazakh hunter with his tamed golden eagle waits in a bus prior an annual hunting competition outside Almaty February 13, 2015. Picture taken February 13, 2015. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SERBIA-ODDLY/
RTR4LJTF
January 15, 2015
Serbian falconer Hani Girgis releases his Harris Hawk during a practice session, near Belgrade's Nikola...
Belgrade, Serbia
Serbian falconer Hani Girgis releases his Harris Hawk during a practice session, near Belgrade's Nikola...
Serbian falconer Hani Girgis releases his Harris Hawk during a practice session, near Belgrade's Nikola Tesla Airport January 15, 2015. Belgrade's airport maintenance services area decided to use falconers to scare away pigeons and other birds from aircraft hangar buildings, according to officials. REUTERS/Marko Djurica (SERBIA - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY TRANSPORT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
BRAZIl-WORLDCUP/
RTR3Y2VG
July 10, 2014
A falcon tries to catch a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in the Brazil 2014...
TABUK, Saudi Arabia
A falcon tries to catch a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in the World Cup, during...
A falcon tries to catch a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in the Brazil 2014 World Cup, during a falconry session north of Tabuk July 10, 2014. The falcon was released and allowed to catch its prey, as part of an event to predict the winner of the World Cup final match between Germany and Argentina. REUTERS/Mohamed Alhwaity (SAUDI ARABIA - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP SOCIETY ANIMALS)
BRAZIl-WORLDCUP/
RTR3Y2UZ
July 10, 2014
A man receives a falcon which caught a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in the...
TABUK, Saudi Arabia
A man receives a falcon which caught a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in World...
A man receives a falcon which caught a pigeon, symbolising the national soccer team of Germany in the Brazil 2014 World Cup, during a falconry session north of Tabuk July 10, 2014. The falcon was released and allowed to catch its prey, as part of an event to predict the winner of the World Cup final match between Germany and Argentina. REUTERS/Mohamed Alhwaity (SAUDI ARABIA - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP SOCIETY ANIMALS)
QATAR
RTX14WBV
November 01, 2013
Qatari Falcon breeders inspect a falcon during the First Annual Souq Wajif Falcon Auction in Doha, Qatar...
Doha, Qatar
Qatari Falcon breeders inspect a falcon during the First Annual Souq Wajif Falcon Auction in Doha, Qatar...
Qatari Falcon breeders inspect a falcon during the First Annual Souq Wajif Falcon Auction in Doha, Qatar October 31, 2013. More than 150 falcons from around the Gulf region, including Egypt and Iran, were auctioned during a two-day event that brought in breeders from all over the Gulf Cooperation Council countries. Picture taken October 31, 2013. REUTERS/Stephanie McGehee (QATAR - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS TRAVEL)
BRITAIN/
RTX12L4D
August 14, 2013
Britain's Prince William takes part in a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales...
Gwalchmai, United Kingdom
Britain's Prince William takes part in a falconry display at the Anglesey Show in Gwalchmai, North Wales...
Britain's Prince William takes part in a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool (BRITAIN - Tags: ANIMALS ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ROYALS)
BRITAIN/
RTX12L3Q
August 14, 2013
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai,...
Gwalchmai, United Kingdom
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show in Gwalchmai,...
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool (BRITAIN - Tags: ANIMALS ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ROYALS)
BRITAIN/
RTX12L26
August 14, 2013
Britain's Prince William (R) holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai,...
Gwalchmai, United Kingdom
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show in Gwalchmai,...
Britain's Prince William (R) holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool (BRITAIN - Tags: ANIMALS ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ROYALS)
BRITAIN/
RTX12L24
August 14, 2013
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai,...
Gwalchmai, United Kingdom
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show in Gwalchmai,...
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool (BRITAIN - Tags: ANIMALS ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ROYALS)
BRITAIN/
RTX12L1O
August 14, 2013
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai,...
Gwalchmai, United Kingdom
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show in Gwalchmai,...
Britain's Prince William holds a Harris Hawk during a falconry display at the Anglesey Show, in Gwalchmai, North Wales August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool (BRITAIN - Tags: ANIMALS ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY ROYALS)
ABU-DHABI/
RTR3B17Y
November 29, 2012
A participant looks on as prepares to help launch his falcon during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry...
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
A participant prepares to launch his falcon during the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competitions Abu Dhabi...
A participant looks on as prepares to help launch his falcon during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competition in Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2012. The competition, known as "Al Tilwah" requires the falcons to take off from a starting point and fly the distance of 400m to catch their prey, which is held by a participant guiding the falcon at the finish line by waving a rope with the prey, usually quail, at the end of it. The event runs until December 3. REUTERS/Jumana El Heloueh (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)
ABU-DHABI/
RTR3B17R
November 29, 2012
A GPS tracking device is seen on a falcon during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competition...
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
A tracking device is seen on a falcon during the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competition in Abu Dhabi
A GPS tracking device is seen on a falcon during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competition in Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2012. The competition, known as "Al Tilwah" requires the falcons to take off from a starting point and fly the distance of 400m to catch their prey, which is held by a participant guiding the falcon at the finish line by waving a rope with the prey, usually quail, at the end of it. The event runs until December 3. REUTERS/Jumana El Heloueh (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)
ABU-DHABI/
RTR3B14T
November 29, 2012
A falcon stands on its prey, tied at the end of a rope, after completing a race during the first day...
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
A falcon stands on prey, tied at end of a rope, after completing race during the first day of the Abu...
A falcon stands on its prey, tied at the end of a rope, after completing a race during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competitions in Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2012. The competition, known as "Al Tilwah", requires the falcons to take off from a starting point and fly the distance of 400m to catch their prey, held by a participant guiding the falcon at the finish line by waving a rope with the prey, usually quail, at the end of it. The event runs until December 3. REUTERS/Jumana El Heloueh (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)
ABU-DHABI/
RTR3B13V
November 29, 2012
Participants fasten a hood over the eyes of a falcon after it raced during the first day of the Abu Dhabi...
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Participants fasten a hood over the eyes of a falcon after it raced during the first day of the Abu Dhabi...
Participants fasten a hood over the eyes of a falcon after it raced during the first day of the Abu Dhabi Falconry 400m competitions in Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2012. The competition, known as "Al Tilwah" requires the falcons to take off from a starting point and fly the distance of 400m to catch their prey, held by a participant guiding the falcon at the finish line by waving a rope with the prey, usually quail, at the end of it. The event runs until December 3. REUTERS/Jumana El Heloueh (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)
SAUDI-ARABIA/
RTR2YHLW
February 26, 2012
A hunting falcon feeds during training in the desert near Tabuk, 1500 km (932 miles) from Riyadh February...
TABOUK, Saudi Arabia
A hunting falcon feeds during training in the desert near Tabuk
A hunting falcon feeds during training in the desert near Tabuk, 1500 km (932 miles) from Riyadh February 26, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Alhwaity (SAUDI ARABIA - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
SAUDI-ARABIA/
RTR2YHL6
February 26, 2012
A falcon flies from the glove of its Saudi trainer during a hunting trip in the desert near Tabuk, 1,500...
TABOUK, Saudi Arabia
A falcon flies from its Saudi trainer during a hunting trip in the desert near Tabuk
A falcon flies from the glove of its Saudi trainer during a hunting trip in the desert near Tabuk, 1,500 km (932 miles) from Riyadh February 26, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Alhwaity (SAUDI ARABIA - Tags: POLITICS)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2V32O
December 10, 2011
A tame golden eagle catches a rabbit during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 10,...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A tame golden eagle catches a rabbit during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty
A tame golden eagle catches a rabbit during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 10, 2011. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2V2UI
December 10, 2011
A tame golden eagle lands on a hunter during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 10,...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A tame golden eagle lands on a hunter during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty
A tame golden eagle lands on a hunter during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 10, 2011. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2V1KC
December 09, 2011
A hunter releases his tame golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A hunter releases his tame golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty
A hunter releases his tame golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2V1K0
December 09, 2011
A hunter with his tame golden eagle sits on a stage during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A hunter with his tame golden eagle sits on a stage during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty...
A hunter with his tame golden eagle sits on a stage during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2V1JL
December 09, 2011
A hunter releases his tamed golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A hunter releases his tamed golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty
A hunter releases his tamed golden eagle during an annual hunting competition outside Almaty December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
CHINA/
RTR2RR5U
September 24, 2011
Kirgiz falconers hold their saker falcons at a falcon domestication base in Akqi county of Kizilsu Kirgiz...
AKQI, China
Kirgiz falconers hold their saker falcons at a falcon domestication base in Akqi county
Kirgiz falconers hold their saker falcons at a falcon domestication base in Akqi county of Kizilsu Kirgiz Autonomous Prefecture, in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region September 22, 2011. The falcons are domesticated for hunting. Picture taken September 22, 2011. REUTERS/Kevin Zhao (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL ANIMALS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
ABU-DHABI/
RTR2M66J
May 09, 2011
Speedy, a Gyr-Merlin falcon, is seen in a Royal Shaheen enclosure on an island off the coast of Abu Dhabi...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Speedy, a Gyr-Merlin falcon, is seen in a Royal Shaheen enclosure on an island off the coast of Abu Dhabi...
Speedy, a Gyr-Merlin falcon, is seen in a Royal Shaheen enclosure on an island off the coast of Abu Dhabi May 8, 2011. The Royal Shaheen is a company that takes in falcons, which have been born in captivity, when they are at least six months old and trains them to hunt, enabling them to be used for pest control purposes in areas with increasing numbers of crows and pigeons. Picture taken May 8, 2011. REUTERS/Jumana El-Heloueh (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2IHIR
February 12, 2011
A golden eagle casts a shadow on a wall during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village...
UZYNAGASH VILLAGE, Kazakhstan
A golden eagle casts a shadow on a wall during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village...
A golden eagle casts a shadow on a wall during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, February 12, 2011. Kazakhstan's national sport of Sayat - or hunting with birds of prey - is popular in the Central Asian state. Hunters all over the country arrived for the annual competition. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2IHI4
February 12, 2011
A hunter attempts to control his golden eagle while standing in front of a yurt, a traditional nomad...
UZYNAGASH VILLAGE, Kazakhstan
A hunter attempts to control his golden eagle while standing in front of a yurt, a traditional nomad...
A hunter attempts to control his golden eagle while standing in front of a yurt, a traditional nomad felt tent, before an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, February 12, 2011. Kazakhstan's national sport of Sayat - or hunting with birds of prey - is popular in the Central Asian state. Hunters all over the country arrived for the annual competition. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2IHHL
February 12, 2011
A hawk chases a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash...
UZYNAGASH VILLAGE, Kazakhstan
A hawk chases a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash...
A hawk chases a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, February 12, 2011. Kazakhstan's national sport of Sayat - or hunting with birds of prey - is popular in the Central Asian state. Hunters all over the country arrived for the annual competition. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2IHHJ
February 12, 2011
A hawk attacks a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash...
UZYNAGASH VILLAGE, Kazakhstan
A hawk attacks a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash...
A hawk attacks a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, February 12, 2011. Kazakhstan's national sport of Sayat - or hunting with birds of prey - is popular in the Central Asian state. Hunters all over the country arrived for the annual competition. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTR2IHGT
February 12, 2011
A hunter holds a fox, caught by a golden eagle, during an annual traditional hunting competition near...
UZYNAGASH VILLAGE, Kazakhstan
A hunter holds a fox, caught by a golden eagle, during an annual traditional hunting competition near...
A hunter holds a fox, caught by a golden eagle, during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, February 12, 2011. Kazakhstan's national sport of Sayat - or hunting with birds of prey - is popular in the Central Asian state. Hunters all over the country arrived for the annual competition. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
JAPAN/
RTXW5IM
January 02, 2011
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as...
Tokyo, Japan
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as...
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
JAPAN/
RTXW5IK
January 02, 2011
Falconers stand with their hawks during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
Tokyo, Japan
Falconers stand with their hawks during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
Falconers stand with their hawks during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
JAPAN/
RTXW5IH
January 02, 2011
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as...
Tokyo, Japan
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as...
A falconer releases a hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
JAPAN/
RTXW5IF
January 02, 2011
A female falconer poses with her hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
Tokyo, Japan
A female falconer poses with her hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
A female falconer poses with her hawk during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
JAPAN/
RTXW5ID
January 02, 2011
A hawk attempts to catch a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
Tokyo, Japan
A hawk attempts to catch a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation...
A hawk attempts to catch a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
JAPAN/
RTXW5IC
January 02, 2011
A hawk chases a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part...
Tokyo, Japan
A hawk chases a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part...
A hawk chases a pigeon during a falconry demonstration held by the Suwa falconry preservation as part of New Year celebrations in Tokyo, January 2, 2011. Falconry in Japan is steeped in about 1,600 years of history. The art of hawk hunting has been preserved by the imperial family, according to the Suwa falconry preservation society. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTXVDOW
December 04, 2010
A hunter looks at his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A hunter looks at his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge
A hunter looks at his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 4, 2010. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTXVDOS
December 04, 2010
A hunter releases his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150...
Almaty, Kazakhstan
A hunter releases his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge
A hunter releases his golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 4, 2010. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
SLOVAKIA/
RTXTXZ6
October 28, 2010
A member of a falconry group waits to attend an exhibition as Norway's King Harald V visits the village...
SVATY ANTON, Slovakia
A member of a falconry group waits to attend an exhibition as Norway's King Harald V visits the village...
A member of a falconry group waits to attend an exhibition as Norway's King Harald V visits the village of Svaty Anton October 28, 2010. King Harald V and Queen Sonja are in Slovakia on a four-day official visit. REUTERS/Radovan Stoklasa (SLOVAKIA - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
SLOVAKIA/
RTXTXTR
October 28, 2010
Norway's King Harald V holds a Bald Eagle while attending a falconry exhibition during his visit to the...
SVATY ANTON, Slovakia
Norway's King Harald V holds a Bald Eagle while attending a falconry exhibition during his visit to the...
Norway's King Harald V holds a Bald Eagle while attending a falconry exhibition during his visit to the village of Svaty Anton October 28, 2010. King Harald V and Queen Sonja are in Slovakia on a four-day official visit. REUTERS/Radovan Stoklasa (SLOVAKIA - Tags: POLITICS ROYALS ANIMALS)
EGYPT/
RTXTTYA
October 25, 2010
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting...
Sinai, Egypt
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting...
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting season in central Sinai October 25, 2010. Reuters/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
EGYPT/
RTXTTYB
October 24, 2010
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting...
Sinai, Egypt
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting...
A Bedouin practices falconry using bait attached to a falcon to catch other free falcons during the hunting season in central Sinai October 25, 2010. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih (EGYPT - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
GERMANY/
RTR2CXKA
April 17, 2010
An owl eats dead poultry during a falconer's show at a medieval festival in Berlin, April 17, 2010. The...
Berlin, Germany
Owl eats dead poultry during falconer's show in Berlin
An owl eats dead poultry during a falconer's show at a medieval festival in Berlin, April 17, 2010. The festival called Arena Temporis runs until tomorrow in the German capital. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz (GERMANY - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
QATAR/
RTR29WCQ
February 06, 2010
A falcon flies towards a falconer's hand during the Qatar International Falcon and Hunting festival in...
Doha, Qatar
A falcon flies towards a falconer's hand during the Qatar International Falcon and Hunting festival in...
A falcon flies towards a falconer's hand during the Qatar International Falcon and Hunting festival in Dakhira, north of Doha February 6, 2010. REUTERS/Fadi Al-Assaad (QATAR - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
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Kazakh Eagle Hunting - 07 Dec 2009
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KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJCC
December 06, 2009
A hunter holds his hawk during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles)...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
A hunter holds his hawk during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ANIMALS SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY)
KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJ1B
December 06, 2009
A hunter releases her golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
A hunter releases her golden eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJ12
December 06, 2009
Golden eagles are seen in this combination picture taken during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
Golden eagles are seen in this combination picture taken during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ANIMALS)
KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJ11
December 06, 2009
A hunting hawk catches a rabbit during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
A hunting hawk catches a rabbit during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ANIMALS ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJ10
December 06, 2009
A hunter holds his hawk during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles)...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
A hunter holds his hawk during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ANIMALS SOCIETY)
KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
RTXRJ0H
December 06, 2009
A participant rides with his eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150...
CHENGELSY GORGE, Kazakhstan
To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/
A participant rides with his eagle during an annual hunting competition in Chengelsy Gorge, some 150 km (93 miles) east of Almaty, December 5, 2009. When it snows on the steppes of eastern Kazakhstan, hunters saddle up and gallop off with eagles on their arms in search of prey. Many in Kazakhstan see eagle hunting as a symbol of their nation's nomadic past and a throwback to an oft-romanticised era before these steppes turned into a geopolitical battleground between competing regional powers Russia and China. Picture taken December 5. To match FEATURE KAZAKHSTAN-EAGLES/ REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN ANIMALS SOCIETY)
RUSSIA/
RTXQVZ7
November 18, 2009
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon, which rose in captivity, in the Russian Falcon centre at the Research...
Moscow, Russia
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon at the Russian Falcon centre in Moscow
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon, which rose in captivity, in the Russian Falcon centre at the Research Institute for Nature protection in Moscow, November 18, 2009. Fourteen rare Gyrfalcons were seized by the Moscow customs at Domodedovo airport on Wednesday and submitted for quarantine and rehabilitation to the Russian Falcon centre. Two Syrian citizens were trying to smuggle them to Doha in Qatar, customs officials reported. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov (RUSSIA ANIMALS CRIME LAW)
RUSSIA/
RTXQVZ4
November 18, 2009
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon, which rose in captivity, in the Russian Falcon centre at the Research...
Moscow, Russia
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon at the Russian Falcon centre in Moscow
A scientist holds a gyrfalcon, which rose in captivity, in the Russian Falcon centre at the Research Institute for Nature protection in Moscow, November 18, 2009. Fourteen rare Gyrfalcons were seized by the Moscow customs at Domodedovo airport on Wednesday and submitted for quarantine and rehabilitation to the Russian Falcon centre. Two Syrian citizens were trying to smuggle them to Doha in Qatar, customs officials reported. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov (RUSSIA ANIMALS CRIME LAW)
SAUDI/
RTXQDDE
November 05, 2009
A trader displays a falcon in a Riyadh market November 5, 2009. These birds of prey will change hands...
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
A trader displays a falcon in a Riyadh market
A trader displays a falcon in a Riyadh market November 5, 2009. These birds of prey will change hands for anywhere between hundreds to millions of riyals (100 riyals = $26). REUTERS/Fahad Shadeed (SAUDI ARABIA SOCIETY ANIMALS)
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Hunting Falcons of Egypt - 18 Feb 2009
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EGYPT
RTXBRMD
February 18, 2009
A man walks with his hunting falcon in a desert near Abu Simbel, some 1,300 km south of Cairo, February...
ABU SIMBEL, Egypt
A man walks with his hunting falcon in a desert near Abu Simbel
A man walks with his hunting falcon in a desert near Abu Simbel, some 1,300 km south of Cairo, February 18, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic (EGYPT)
EGYPT/
RTXBRHR
February 18, 2009
A man looks on as his hunting falcon eats a pigeon in a desert near Abu Simbel, some 1300 km south of...
ABU SIMBEL, Egypt
A man looks on as his hunting falcon eats a pigeon in a desert near Abu Simbel
A man looks on as his hunting falcon eats a pigeon in a desert near Abu Simbel, some 1300 km south of Cairo, February 18, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic (EGYPT)
KAZAKHSTAN/
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February 15, 2009
A golden eagle tries to catch a hare during a Kazakh hunters festival in Ak Bulak some 35 km (22 miles)...
AK BULAK, Kazakhstan
A golden eagle tries to catch a hare during a Kazakh hunters festival in Ak Bulak
A golden eagle tries to catch a hare during a Kazakh hunters festival in Ak Bulak some 35 km (22 miles) east of Almaty February 15, 2009. Hunting with birds, such as golden eagles and hawks, is very popular in Kazakhstan and has become a national sport in the Central Asian state. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN)
KAZAKHSTAN/
RTXBNJ7
February 15, 2009
A Kazakh hunter releases a golden eagle during a hunters' festival in Ak Bulak some 35 km (22 miles)...
AK BULAK, Kazakhstan
Kazakh hunter releases a golden eagle during a hunters' festival in Ak Bulak
A Kazakh hunter releases a golden eagle during a hunters' festival in Ak Bulak some 35 km (22 miles) east of Almaty February 15, 2009. Hunting with birds, such as golden eagles and hawks, is very popular in Kazakhstan and has become a national sport in the Central Asian state. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov (KAZAKHSTAN)
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