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the art of training falcons to hunt and return

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The IFHC Fear campaign is designed to further engage with falconers emotionally, educate them on the dangers the illegal Houbara trade pose to their prized birds and falconry as a heritage sport.
The 2nd King Abddulaziz Festival of Falconry will be held at the purpose-built falconry showgrounds on Qassim Road, Riyadh (Mulham exit) from December 1-16, while the 2nd Saudi Falcons and Hunting Exhibition will be held in Riyadh from October 11-15.
Additionally, 58,000 houbaras were supplied to falconers over the past 15 years, eradicating illegal smuggling of the bird for use as prey in falconry. These statistics were revealed ahead the 17th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (Adihex), from Auguust 27-31, where this year's theme is 'Together to Consolidate Sustainable Hunting Initiatives.'
Falconry is an integral part of the heritage and culture of Qatar and other countries in the region, with falconers forming a very special bond with their falcons.
"Attempts by falconry to enter the world list of intangible cultural heritage started around 2006 and 2007," said President of the Slovak Club of Falconers Alojz Kascaronscaronak, as quoted by the TASR newswire.It was initiated by the international falconry association and the leaders were the Arabs.
King Abdulaziz Festival of Falconry is now open and will continue until February 3.
On 2 December, the Library will host a lecture entitled 'Falcons and Falconry,' and will offer insights into falcon training, highlighting how trainers develop intrinsic bonds with the birds.
A falcon flies after being released during a celebration by Egyptian clubs and austringers on World Falconry Day at Borg al-Arab desert in Alexandria, Egypt, November 17, 2018.
We are combining over 40 years of passion for falconry plus working in mental health.
In the past, falconry was once very popular in Seoul.
Summary: Falconry is the passion of young Emiratis who enjoy the thrill of the heritage sport
Falconry is one of the few pastimes permitted in the Koran, which even includes a verse about its practice.
The Academy's falconry team performs for nearly 600,000 spectators a year at sporting events and educational visits nationwide.
The event was being run by Ridgeside Falconry, Phill Gibbons and his wife Tracy, from Spennymoor, which boasted the largest mobile display team in the country.