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Bedfordshires only multi-award winning animal encounters company!

Open for ZOOm virtual animal encounters and COVID-safe bookings

(in line with current government guidelines)

Teaching Talons at a party booking


Teaching Talons at a school workshop

What We Do

Southern white faced owl by Jennifer Horn

Our Animals

We are a multi-award winning, family run, educational animal encounter company based in Bedfordshire (Animal Activities License no. 19/017833). If you have a child who is animal mad, if you are a teacher looking for an inspiring presentation or workshop, or you’re looking for an unusual, educational, attention grabbing feature for your event or party- we may be just what you’re looking for!

Teaching Talons provide educational and fun animal encounters for all manner of events- everything from school workshops to birthday parties. We attend a whole variety of occasions to add that special something!

With our fantastic collection of friendly exotic and companion animals,  we can attend a whole variety of occasions to add that special something. During our encounters, you will see our wide variety of animals up close and personal and you can see them performing trained, natural behaviours right before your eyes!