Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) is a bird hunted by Aldo during his October section. "There are two kinds of hunting: ordinary hunting, and ruffed-grouse hunting" (page The bird does look tasty, but is its hunting unparalleled?
A Red-Legged Partridge, (Alectoris rufa.) A Game Bird of The Pheasant Family, Phasianidae of The Order: Galliformes, Gallinaceous Birds. It is Sometimes Known as: "French Partridge" to Distinguish it From The Gray or English Partridge.