Egg-cellent Discovery

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racing pigeon egg

Today, I wandered into my racing pigeon coop only to make an egg-cellent discovery. Zuzu had laid an egg! Since racing pigeons typically lay two eggs at a time, we are … Read More

Pigeon Racing in Winter

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Racing pigeon in winter

Being a pigeon fancier in the winter months is a quiet, steadfast commitment. One that is challenged to its core on days when the temperatures fall below zero. I’ve been … Read More

The King of Rome

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The King of Rome

In 1913, Charles Hudson of Derby, England entered a pigeon in a 1,001-mile race from Rome, Italy. His bird won that race. “The King of Rome” by Dave Sudbury is … Read More

And the Winning Names are…

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Birdie #1 and Birdie #2 finally have real names! Allow me to introduce Cosmo and Zuzu. The winning names were submitted by sisters Jaci Barney (“Cosmo”) and Sharon Onderko (“Azzurra” a.k.a. … Read More

The Book is Finally Here!

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High Flyers Rookie of the Year book arrived

Look what arrived today! As an author, one of the greatest joys is seeing your book in print for the first time. Considering that I’ve been working on this book … Read More

Meet the Birds

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My racing pigeons arrive

The big day is finally here. Our racing pigeons have arrived! Getting to this point has been a long journey, one that started in the summer of 2014. Dave and … Read More

Home Sweet Home

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Racing pigeon loft BEFORE

Our racing pigeons will be coming home soon. There’s just one problem. We don’t have anywhere for them to live! It probably won’t shock you to hear this, but it’s … Read More