Taima the Hawk

The newest member of the Seahawks family is Taima the Hawk. Named by Seahawks fans, Taima (which means "thunder") is quickly becoming a fixture of Seahawks Sundays at CenturyLink Field. Since 2007 Taima has been the first one out of the tunnel leading the team on to the field before each home game.

The Hawk Facts

Taima the Hawk

Hatched:
April 21, 2005

Hospital:
World Bird Sanctuary, St. Louis

Species:
Augur Hawk (Buteo Hawk)

Wingspan:
Approximately 4.5 ft

Black head and tail separated by a creme chest with a unique creme throat with black stripe.

Arrived in Spokane June 13, 2005

The Handler/Trainer

Taima and Handler

David Knutson
Master Falconer
Trainer/Handler
Spokane WA

Over 30 years expertise in training and handling and training Birds of Prey

Diehard Seahawks fan

Has been performing with live hawk at Seahawks games since the opening season of our current stadium.

KlearView Resources has successfully partnered with many Governments, Military and private contracts across the western states to mitigate avian and wildlife control issues by employing Birds of Prey as part of his operation.

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