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Rock Pigeon [Columba livia] ~ 2016 #19

The Rock Pigeon is pretty common, and some even see it as a pest. There were a few hanging out on the pier on this day, and many of them were puffing up and cooing at their neighbours. 99 more words

British Columbia

Mister Pigeon, I Said Good Morning!

As promised, here’s that pigeon painting I finished a while back. It’s named for the song On The Monkey Bars by Dogbowl. As with most of the artwork I post here, I don’t think the photo does it justice. 29 more words


Rock pigeons take off

Rock pigeons (also known as rock doves) congregate on the cliff sides of the Kohala coast. These took off in a flurry, circled round, then settled down again.

Big Island


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


Critters of Colorado

Perched damselfly order Odonata

Painted lady butterfly (Vanessa sp?)

Damselfly order Odonata

Pair of damselflies mating, order Odonata

Possibly a clouded sulphur (Colias philodice)

Western scrub-jay (Aphelocoma californica) … 129 more words


One-legged Pigeon

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


Flying Rats? It's More Like Flying Cats.

My mother once told me a story about the first time she took me to the circus. I was a 4-year-old toddler who loved excitement and going on new adventures, and she thought the circus would be the perfect combination. 968 more words

Common City Pigeon