This strange and sonorous cry was produced by a game bird called grouse in the United States.
Preserve and mount the skin of a game bird, or animal, killed in season.
There is something in a game bird over and above its pound of flesh.
"I shouldn't care to be a game bird," Turkey Proudfoot remarked.
How anxious are some of our farmers as well as the sportsmen to have the meadow lark classed as a pest or as a game bird.
It builds its nest on the ground and is a game bird popular with the sportsman.
The Mongolian pheasant as a game bird has his merits and demerits.
But give the valley quail cover in which to hide and it can and will out-hide any game bird except the Montezuma quail of Mexico.
The black swan can hardly be called a game bird, but it is shot on all the lakes and swamps along the southern coast.
It is as big as a pheasant, and is known as the Griff's pheasant because new arrivals in India sometimes shoot it as a game bird.