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Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre

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Brilliant Afternoon of handling beautiful animals

Ok so not everyone would describe these animals as beautiful but even the most apprehensive people... read more

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debbie b
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Retford, United Kingdom
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Superb place to visit,

The creepy crawly and Birds of prey show is fantastic and invaluable in learning kids, and some... read more

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John D
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Haggerston Castle Riding Stables, Berwick upon Tweed TD15 2NZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ok so not everyone would describe these animals as beautiful but even the most apprehensive people would be put at ease by the way the staff teach both adults and kids a bit about each one. I will advocate any place that I think cares...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

The creepy crawly and Birds of prey show is fantastic and invaluable in learning kids, and some adults that there is nothing to be scared of from these creatures, Juanita and co do a superb job, and will go to great lengths to answer any...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank John D
305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

What a lovely open review, thank you. regards Juanita Ben and Jamie

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to go and have a Look and I am glad we did as it was absolutely fantastic. Was definitely worth it,and my kids loved it especially when they got to hold and touch the animals. If you're down you need to definitely visit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

thank you for your kind review, pleased you enjoyed your visit and we would welcome you back anytime you are next in the area Regards Juanita Andy and Ben

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided last minute to visit this attraction and so glad we did! Two kids age 9 and 7 and two adults...we all loved it! Got to handle snakes, bearded dragons, millipedes, water dragons and even had a tarantula on our heads! 🕷🤣 we then...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our centre, [;eased the kids enjoyed their time with us and they were able to interact with our birds and reptiles Would love to welcome you back when next in the area Regards Ben Jaunita and Andy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fabulous centre, very interactive. The staff are extremely friendly and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend a visit for the experience.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Katiemc51
305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review and also your recommendation Thank you Andy Juanita and Ben

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the visit today (April 3rd 2019) at 11am my daughter has attention problems but the time here was fun and filled with creepy crawlies, reptiles, snakes and birds. We got there early to have time to see the bird area which had facts about...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 198kaya
305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for taking the time to submit this review, it was a pleasure meeting you all and welcoming you to the centre, and thank you so much for your recommendation Regards Andy, Juanita and Ben

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Signposted near the main car park, we didn't know this place existed until we arrived. We managed to visit whilst it was quite which was perfect as everyone in the group got to spend plenty of time with each of the animals. The actual area...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John L
305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time spent with us, and hope it was a nice birthday treat for the twins, it is so good when the kids interact with the animals. We would love to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived it didn’t look very inviting, a few birds in aviaries and some small furries. We stayed to watch the display which was very good! Friendly staff who introduced all the creatures before allowing us to hold/touch them. The kids were loving it....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We are a small individually owned concern but we do have 19 birds of prey (including every species of British owl) in our avieries, none of our birds are "tied down". Pleased you stayed to watch one of our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an uplifting day! For a start the staff were amazing, lovely and friendly and obviously really care about their animals. Great for children and adults, the reptiles and the tarantulas were an amazing experience to hold. The birds were incredible and the whole experience...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Laura P
305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write and post this review/ It means so much to us when we read that people feel comfortable recommending us to others, and we would love to welcome you back when next at Haggerston Regards Andy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful interesting place to get up close and personal to exotic and common animals. Everything from rats to birds of prey. The bird display was amazing, having a Harris hawk fly through the woods to land on your arm is an experience you’ll...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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305andyh, Owner at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, we love getting reviews like this one, when people enjoy interacting with our birds and reptiles, our harris hawks are something else when you see them silently swoop onto your arm, so pleased you enjoyed the experience. Thank you...More

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Maria V
March 31, 2019|
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Response from 305andyh | Property representative |
We’re open Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Saturday Sunday Thank Andy
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BillieT10
December 29, 2018|
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Response from 305andyh | Property representative |
Hi we don’t have a cafe I can show you where there’s one on the site We’ll be open in April Prices aren’t sorted yet it’s probably the same as last year £7 adults £4:50 children Thanks Andy
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Sarah H
September 24, 2018|
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Response from 305andyh | Property representative |
Hi Sarah we’re open shows at 11/1and 2:30 £7 adults £4:50 kids
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