Due to bad weather, it’s been a couple of weeks since we visited our birds. We had a chance to stop by today and were surprised to find that our … Read More
Growing up fast
Look how much our racing pigeons have grown in just one week! Birdie #2 (above) is 10 days old, and Birdie #1 (below) is 11 days days old. They’ve doubled … Read More
We got to meet our baby racing pigeons today! That’s right, I said pigeons. Plural. Birdie #2 was born yesterday! To be honest, I wasn’t prepared for how CUTE they … Read More
The big day is finally here…our first baby racing pigeon has hatched! While this little guy (gal?) is barely bigger than the egg he hatched from, pigeons grow really quickly. … Read More
What is Pigeon Racing?
Pigeon racing is a sport in which specially bred and trained homing pigeons, known as “racing homers,” are released hundreds of miles away from their home loft and then timed … Read More
What are racing pigeons?
Racing pigeons, also known as “racing homers,” might look like the birds you see hanging out at the park or sitting on rooftops, but they’re actually quite different. For starters, … Read More