The success of the autumn hunt for a hazel grouse with dunks depends on several reasons: the hunter’s behavior during the luring, the ability to use dunks and the weather. Best of all hazel grouse goes to quiet clear dawns. In cold and windy weather, hazel grouse goes badly. The autumn grouse hunt itself translates into a dialogue with this forest recluse. Enjoying the solitude and silence of the forest relaxing from the hustle and bustle of the city. Moving through the woods, the place to stop should be chosen as less open as possible, because the hazel hen doesn’t like to fly up to clean places, and if it flies to a clean place, it mostly moves on foot on the ground. colors complements her vivid impressions. Continue reading
Hunting was one of the favorite activities of many Russian princes, and then the kings. There are a lot of fascinating stories about how the rulers of our state hunted at different times. Falconry in Russia was known in the IX century. Moreover, trap falcons were valued very highly. For example, during the Mongol yoke, part of the tribute to the Russian princes paid the Horde with falcons. A good bird was equal in value to three thoroughbreds.
Falconry in our country reached its peak during the rule of Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich. Continue reading