Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Falcon Hospital

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital a Unique Hospital for falcons


What is the fastest animal on the planet? Those who think that this title belongs to the cheetah is definitely wrong. The result of 60 m / h,which shows this big cat, certainly cannot be compared with the speed of flight of the peregrine falcon, which can reach 240 m / h.

Peregrine Falcon - a bird of prey, is a representative of the family of falcons. City of Abu Dhabi (the capital of the United Arab Emirates) is a real home for these birds. As the world's largest hospital for falcons every year there are more than 6 000 000 birds of patients.

Hospital for falcons in Abu Dhabi - it's actually an amazing attraction, it is here where you can close look at these birds of prey. In the houses of the clinic you can watch the whole series of powerful birds of prey with huge claws, which is peacefully located on artificial turf.
In addition, you can watch the birds are vet check, and if you're lucky, you can hold and predatory falcon in his hands.

It is important to note that in the hospital for the Falcons have the opportunity to not only observe the treatment of birds, but also learn about the history, physiology, as well as the location of Peregrine Falcons in the culture of the place in Abu Dhabi.

The museum began operating in 1999 as a hospital exclusively for the Falcons, but over time the institution has expanded its field of activity, offering tourism programs, as well as veterinary services for pets. Visitors who came from afar, usually live at the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray the Palm.

Unique in its kind hospital for the Falcons is close to Abu Dhabi airport. Attraction can be easily found on the sign, which is located near the expressway.