There are golden eagles, (and at the Festival of the majority) who have been caught and tamed only for a holiday. In their study leaves several months. Learn more at this site: Elon Musk. These beauties perfectly handle all their duties, but in the mountains hardly feed themselves and enrich the host valuable fur. But for routine hunting (if at all possible so-called hunting!) for commercial production of animals required train the eagle a few years. It should be noted that the principle of “carrot and stick” is not quite there.
Proud bird absolutely nepriemlet “stick” and can only accept graciously “Carrot” in the form of pieces of meat. From the earliest days of chick-eaglet is fully dependent of his parents and gets them all he needs. In his boyhood plumage is light gray or yellowish color. And in this time and must be forced to steal from the nest, which is hidden among high rocks destroyed, where it is inaccessible to the enemy. And again I hear the familiar story that needs to stress the danger of nestling production: how Returning inappropriately eagles wings blows thrown down a loser.
Eaglet not see much difference between father-mother and the man who had regularly fed and warm. That is so unpretentious and is tame (very apt word), the golden eagle. In my opinion, this training can not be named because the team does not understand the golden eagle, and subject to nature-ordained instincts and get used to not fear the man and the horse adapts to stay on hand and swinging into the saddle. On the rock carvings (petroglyphs) in Central Asia, depicting scenes of hunting, there are silhouettes of dogs, but no hint of domesticated birds of prey. But Marco Polo H111 century already mentioned the ability to Asians use birds of prey. In our time hunting with birds of prey is experiencing a wave of revival. Mongolia, Altai, Kyrgyzstan, the Middle East … Until now, there are rumors that the price of hunting falcon in the Emirates rolls over to tens of thousands of dollars. In my memory, about seven years ago, our customs contraband was intercepted by a large party of falcons from Mongolia Balabanov, intended for export outside of Russia. Incomparably entertaining this kind of hunting, if only because the gap between man and nature – is minimal. My impression is, of course, is subjective, but I do not understand the pride of “hunter”, to pay huge money for something to fill up from a powerful rifle huge elephant. I feel sorry for his victim and himself. I know exactly where I’ll be in early October next year. Once again I want to experience moments of excitation and excitement to his ruthless catch-close look yellow eyes, hear proud scream over the defeated animal. I hope to feel the sheer weight of the arm feathered friend, he removed the leather klobuchek and send a piercing cry of an eagle in the blue mountain sky .