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How Falconry Changed One D.C. Man’s Life Away From the Streets


Two decade ago, Rodney Stotts found an unexpected calling amidst much personal turmoil: falconry. Now a licensed falconer, he takes his bird Mr. Hoots around to D.C.-area schools teaching kids about conservation and serving as a mentor.