The Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)

By Fouad Itani, The Chukar Partridge is a large game bird from the pheasant family. It measures 35 cm in length, with a wingspan of 80 cm, and an average weight of 550g. The Chukar is a grey partridge with striking black stripes on its sides and a black band across its forehead. Its eyelids, … Continue reading The Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)