It is a good thing to a man that hath a noble goshawk or a tiercel or a sparrow hawk for partridge, to have such hounds.
He told me that twice he had seen a lark escape from a sparrow hawk.
Is it possible the sparrow hawk does so much credit to my understanding?
The sparrow hawk feeds on mice, ground squirrels, insects, small birds.
He will imitate the red-shouldered hawk and the sparrow hawk and I suspect him of mixing it in conversation with the flicker.
I catch Sparrows, and other small birds, so they call me the sparrow hawk, too.
The sparrow hawk and the sharp-shinned hawk may visit the vicinity to feed upon the other feeders.
Notwithstanding claims to the contrary, all hawks, with the exception of the sparrow hawk, are injurious.
On the first of January I saw a sparrow hawk sitting on the spire of a church in the heart of a city of eighteen thousand people.
The sparrow hawk has been wrongly named, for it eats a thousand times as many grasshoppers as it does sparrows.