Bird Species

Pigeon Advantage and Challenges

Advantages

  • Very social, gentle and kind Can perform spectacular aerobatics Grow attached to their owners

Challenges

  • Can be territorial in cage Can be protective of mates

Pigeon Physical Characteristics

Size

  • 15-16 inches

Weight

  • 3-5 pounds

Colors

  • Grey bird with shades of light grey on the body. The eye area is of bare white skin. They have a "bone" colored upper mandible and a dark maroon tail

Life Expectancy

20 years

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