Created 19-Nov-12
Modified 19-Nov-12
2 photos
Images of Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus), a superb bird for Falconry, taking bait to a swinging lure. In the wild, the Peregrine Falcon swoops at speeds of up to 210 mph, hitting its prey and killing it with sheer velocity.
Found all over the world, the Peregrine Falcon mates for life, living for around 15 years. Its main food source is Pigeon, hitting its prey on one wing, to save damaging itself.

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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Keywords:beak, bird, bird of prey, blue, claw, falconry, peregrine falcon, speed

Peregrine Falcon on Perch

Peregrine Falcon on Perch

Peregrine Falcon with Lure

Peregrine Falcon with Lure