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Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre

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Haggerston Castle Riding Stables, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 2NZ, England
+44 7882 084178
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DO NOT MISS Andy Howeys Birds and reptile show!!!

Myself, hubby, daughter 8 and son 6 went to the 11am show and although the weather wasn't fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
William S
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Small but good

There's not a huge amount to see BUT the shows are very good. We enjoyed the encounters with all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graham W
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Haggerston Castle Riding Stables, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 2NZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, hubby, daughter 8 and son 6 went to the 11am show and although the weather wasn't fantastic the cheery staff and the amazing, beautiful and well cared for animals more than made up for that!! We were welcomed by Jack, charming and polite young...More

Thank William S
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely detailed review, people like yourselves make everything we are aiming to achieve so worthwhile, and we all really appreciate all your comments and feedback. Thank you and best regards Andy Juanita Ben and Jamie

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There's not a huge amount to see BUT the shows are very good. We enjoyed the encounters with all the animals but especially Luna the owl.

Thank Graham W
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to comment Regards Andy Juanita Jamie and Ben

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing. Four of us visited on Saturday. Met the birds, went to the woodland area. The small owl and Harris hawk were delightful. The Harris Hawk wanted to walk a while which made us laugh. We met a bearded dragon, snake, tarantula and more. I...More

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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

They say never work with children and animals and sometimes they are so right where Mitchell ( our strong willed harris hawkis concerned). Thank you for your review and recommendation, pleased you enjoyed your time with us Regards Juanita Andy Jamie and Ben

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a private session for eight adults and our granddaughter on her third birthday. Juanito and Ben made the experience suitable for a three year old and extremely enjoyable for us all. We loved seeing Luna flying in the woods and thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank 7Caribbeanlou
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to say it was a real pleasure meeting you all, and we are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you Juanita Andy Ben and Jamie

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing. Reptiles show was great, the staff were very patient and made my 5 year old daughter confidently handle reptiles. We enjoyed the birds especially when they were allowed to stand and wait for them to land onto their hands; the staff were very...More

Thank Srikanth R
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review and recommendation, so pleased you all enjoyed your time with us. Unfortunately we are situated in a very bad area for a wifi signal, we have had various companies trying to contract us to card machines/readers, but unfortunately we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time out with our grandchildren aged 5yrs and 8yrs. They both enjoyed the birds especially when they were allowed to stand and wait for them to land onto their hands; the staff were very patient and confident handling the birds and...More

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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post this review and we appreciate your recommendation. Pleased we had something to offer everyone, Look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Thank you

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fab time, the staff are lovely and the animals look well cared for. Really enjoyed this as did the 15yr old. Thank you.

Thank Ella M
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lovely review, thank you regards Andy Juanita Ben and Jamie

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited while staying at Haggerston Castle the owners were so welcoming and didn’t rush. They took plenty time to ensure everybody got a chance to see/hold the animals, and answered all the questions asked. The staff were so friendly and made the experience well...More

Thank Emma S
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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello. pleased you enjoyed your visit to the centre and that you found it informative. thank you Juanita Andy Jamie and Ben

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our sons (one with additional needs) to the animal handling session. We were let in early to look at the birds of prey. The boys were first reluctant to go but were put at ease when they arrived. There was a bird of prey...More

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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, so pleased your boys enjoyed the time you spent with us, we try to offer a variety of activities, therefore hopefully offering something of interest for everyone. Once again Thank you, and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure to time your visit with one of the show-casings! There were three on the day we were there, and we got to hold and pet animals you would only dream about elsewhere, including a baby barn owl! To top it all off, the...More

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Andy H, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review and pleased you enjoyed your visit to the centre Thank you Juanita Andy Jamie and Ben

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scottishloobeeloo
10 August 2018|
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Response from Andy H | Property representative |
Shows at 11. 1. 2:30. And 3:45 Come about 15 minutes before they start Thanks Andy
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Sarah B
31 July 2018|
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Response from Andy H | Property representative |
Hi Sarah we’ll be open in September get in touch nearer the time for the display times Thanks Andy
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Donna K
18 July 2018|
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Response from Andy H | Property representative |
Hi Donna We’re open Wednesday and Thursday Show times are 11. 1. 2:30. And 3:45 Thanks Andy
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