These birdcalls have been carefully researched, finessed and handcrafted in Drôme, France since 1980. The maker channels a deep love for nature into these entertaining and educational toys, which are used by professional bird watchers for their accuracy. As a result, they make an amusing and enjoyable gift for all ages. The maker's hope is that these bird calls encourage an appreciation and respect for nature.
Item details: The Hoopoe is a distinctive cinnamon colored bird indigenous to Europe, Asia and Northern Africa. They enjoy regular dust and sand baths and their flight patterns are similar to giant butterflies. It's call is a soft "oop-oop-oop", which is where the Hoopoe gets its name.
Measurements: L: 4.5"
Responsible and ethical usage is recommended– avoid using bird calls to confuse birds and disrupt their natural behaviors.