Storri learned another thing that gave him the sort of thrill that setters feel when in the near vicinity of a covey of grouse.
"The President" by Alfred Henry Lewis
He saw wild ducks and grouse, but he had not brought his sling.
"The Cave Boy of the Age of Stone" by Margaret A. McIntyre
He pouted and groused when he didn't get it.
"The Fourth R" by George Oliver Smith
When the excitement is over they'll never be able to get back to their business before the grouse.
"Phineas Redux" by Anthony Trollope
It has always been found impossible to rear grouse in the country.
"The Gourmet's Guide to Europe" by Algernon Bastard
They groused about "the great days of Lovelace," and gave people like Rudd a most godless time.
"The Loom of Youth" by Alec Waugh
The vultures and the sand-grouse held it undisturbed in a perpetual tenancy.
"The Four Feathers" by A. E. W. Mason
They came up abreast, and soon all caught sight of a number of grouse of the sharp-tailed variety, huddled in a little opening among the bushes.
"Dave Porter at Star Ranch" by Edward Stratemeyer
I shall probably cruise about, let me see, for three weeks or so, till the grouse-shooting begins.
"The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers" by Mary Cholmondeley
Before she had finished the braiding, Al came over to the saddle and untied his slicker roll and the grouse.
"The Quirt" by B.M. Bower
It comprises principally grouse, woodcock, snipe, duck, wild goose, and plover.
"The Sunny Side of Ireland" by John O'Mahony and R. Lloyd Praeger
Or prairie-chicken and grouse shooting in the far West and Rocky Mountains?
"Frank Merriwell's Reward" by Burt L. Standish
Tame grouse scudded almost under our feet.
"Tenting To-night" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
As it turned out afterwards, he had gone off to Scotland, and had remained a week among the grouse.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
Another dozen grouse, and eighteen rabbits, completed our last bag in the Woodlands.
"Warwick Woodlands" by Henry William Herbert (AKA Frank Forester)
Examples of such birds are the Quail, Grouse, Sandpipers, Plovers, and Ducks.
"The Bird Study Book" by Thomas Gilbert Pearson
But Mrs. Grouse and most of the other feathered people of the Green Forest and the Green Meadows and the Old Orchard really do "love" eggs.
"The Adventures of Jimmy Skunk" by Thornton W. Burgess
One was the rock-grouse, which the falcon had itself killed, and the others were willow-grouse, as Lucien had stated.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Swinging around, he saw a grouse skimming the heather.
"The Long Portage" by Harold Bindloss
No stag was seen, but some ten hares and five brace of grouse were shot.
"Condemned as a Nihilist" by George Alfred Henty
And slid into an easy vein,
The favorite picture of the year;
The grouse upon her lord’s domain—
The salmon weir;
"The Letter L" by Jean Ingelow
'Ah, here's a curse on hare and grouse,
A curse on hart and hind;
And a health to the squire in all England,
Leaves never a head behind.'
"A New Forest Ballad" by Charles Kingsley
Then Hen-wife's son once heard the grouse
Talk to his soft-voiced mate;
And what he heard the health-poult say
The loon would not relate.
"Reminiscence" by Padraic Colum
He took the colour of his vest
From rabbit's coat or grouse's breast;
For, as the wood-kinds lurk and hide,
So walks the woodman, unespied.
"Quatrains" by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some beef now? I thank you, not any at present;
I'll nibble a little at what I have got,
And wish for a duck, or a grouse, or a pheasant,
Though none of them come for a wish, in the pot.
"Mrs. Merdle Accepteth Of A Slight Dinner, Suitable For A Woman Suffering With Dyspepsia" by Horatio Alger Jr
Long since that white-haired ancient slept--but still,
When the red flower-buds crowd the orchard bough,
And the ruffed grouse is drumming far within
The woods, his venerable form again
Is at my side, his voice is in my ear.
"The Old Man's Counsel" by William Cullen Bryant
Residents of Iowa may have their own reasons to grouse about all this attention.
Despite favorable conditions, Pennsylvania's grouse count low.
"In this country the blind go to the movies," Jack Smith groused in a 1963 Film Culture essay.
Grouse hunting season outlook.
0The kickoff to small game season is approaching, and the DNR offered its projection on the quality of grouse hunting.
Grouse had good weather but still challenged.
Only a turkey could grouse about this holiday tradition.
Photo by Don Johnson – A ruffed grouse rustles through the woods.
The Ruffed Grouse Society seeks volunteers to hand plant gray dogwood along a stream to improve habitat for grouse , woodcock, and songbirds.
" Grouse eat the berries of gray dogwood," said Mary Hosmer, volunteer for the Ruffed Grouse Society.
BLM's Advisory Council to discuss gas leasing, sage grouse .
(AP) — A federal land inventory has identified 386,000 acres on the Hi-Line as having wilderness characteristics and 1.6 million acres of sage grouse habitat.
Grouse group wants meetings open.
" Grouse hunting has been really terrific this year, probably the best I've seen in years," he said.
Grouse hunting in Central Oregon.