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Rock dove

We no longer have pigeons in Silver Lake. We have rock doves. Indeed, there was one on the sun deck. Just one. Very selective, our rock doves. 182 more words

Autobiography,memoirs And Confessions

VALENTINE'S DAY - LOVE IS IN THE AIR

I’ve never celebrated Valentine’s Day (although I have had the odd bunch of flowers or chocolates on other days).

I saw a very handsome ‘fellow’ this afternoon. 155 more words

BIRDS

rock dove

The Columba livia is most often referred to as a plain ol’ “pigeon” but I prefer one of its other common names – rock dove.  Makes you think of them differently, doesn’t it? 983 more words

One-legged Pigeon

‘One-legged Pigeon’ Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) – at Guruvayur, Kerala. 6 more words

Nature

Waiting for the Train

A Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon) sitting on the train tracks.  Surprisingly enough this seems to be a popular perch for Pigeons, Crows, and Gulls.  I have not idea why.   8 more words

Birds

That intervening space

Rock Pigeons (Scientific name: Columba livia) are tubby birds with small heads and short legs. Their wings are broad but pointed wings and the tail is wide and rounded. 53 more words

Travels