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Guest Column: Irresponsible feeding, decline in other fauna to blame

The overpopulation of pigeons is also linked to the decline of other urban animals and birds like parakeets,songbirds,snakes and mongoose.

23 Nov 2018 12:27 AM

Sight of snake devouring pigeon in busy street leaves Londoners startled

The charity stated that the pigeon may have been fed to the boa constrictor which was later taken to a wildlife centre.

06 Aug 2018 3:15 PM

Odisha police uses pigeons to send messages in the age of social media

The Odisha Pigeon Service started in 1946 when 200 pigeons were handed over to police personnel by the army.

15 Apr 2018 8:23 PM

TN bus conductor issued memo for allowing pigeon on bus, without ticket

The conductor defended saying the bird was not accompanying during the time of boarding, inspector issues him a memo.

11 Sep 2017 3:14 PM

Pigeon being used for drug trafficking caught in Kuwait

Pigeons are being used for trafficking due to ability to fly long distances and carry 10 percent of their weight.

28 May 2017 6:03 PM


Barcelona to feed contraceptives to pigeons

The aim is to reduce the pigeon population by 80% without having to carry out killings.

28 Nov 2016 3:47 PM