The race results are in. Find out who won Ironton Elementary School’s pigeon race!
A BIG THANKS to Sandra Arden and the Catasauqua Public Library staff for inviting me to teach young readers about the unforgettable forgotten sport of pigeon racing. I enjoyed meeting everyone and … Read More
When training racing pigeons, the first step is to let them fly around their own yard so they get to know the trees, bushes, and other unique landmarks that make … Read More
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 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
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