The Chakor or Chukar Partridge
(Alectoris chukar Gray, 1830) is a widely occurring game bird of Phasianidae family.
(a) Image of the chukar partridge
after the functional healing is completed and just before the implant removal, (b) Mediolateral and (c) craniocaudal radiographic images of the partridge after implant removal.
The increased number of waterfowl in Hunza-Nagar region can be attributed to the recently formed Attabad Lake.According to personal communication with village elders (Ghulam Nabi, Aman Ali Shah, Muhammad Ibrahim Shah, Alam Khan and Haji Sultan) flocks of numerous species like Chukar partridges
, Starlings, Finches, Larks, Wheatears and number of waterfowls were frequently seen in the villages in the past which have now been reduced to few scanted individuals seen occasionally.
It was found that people smuggled Chukar partridge
from"Lucky Marwat" and "Barakhan" areas to Multan market, by means of air conditioned busses in cloth bags and some of these birds even died during transportation.
It is pertinent to mention here that shooting of partridges is a regulated sport and the department notifies the partridge shooting season each year for the four species of partridges including See-see partridge, Black partridge, Grey partridge and Chukar partridge
found in the province.
Dave Carty's eloquent admittance to his annual fall fixation with the chukar partridge
("Late, Great Chukars," page 56) got me to thinking about that old gun.
So successful was his experiment that today the old Mullin farm is called the Arrowhead Hunting Club, and the bulk of the farm's income comes from the dozens of sportsmen who pay to hunt pheasants, chukar partridge
, quail, and mallards on the land.
com> We sell day-old pheasant and chukar partridge
chicks and eggs.
Maybe use chukar partridge
as I expect that is what might be used in the HZP tests.
Tomorrow - Bird hunting opens at the Ladywoods Game Preserve in Douglas for those wanting to work their dogs on pheasants, quail and chukar partridge
before the state season opens and on Sundays.
Instead, one of the fellows clapped me on the shoulder and said, "Don't fret too much, pal--we all have our bad days!" Seems Marie had been telling them about the Idaho chukar partridge
hunt back in Hells Canyon.
Major wildlife include Snow leopard (Uncia uncia), Himalayan lynx (Lynx lynx), wolf (Canus Lupus), jackal (Canus aureus), Common red fox (Vulpes vulpes), Himalayan ibex (Capra ibex sibirica), hare, (Ovis oitolus), Long-tailed or Kashmir marmot (Marmota caudata), snow cock (Tetraogallous himalayensis), and Chukar partridge
(Alectoris chukar (Roberts 1997).