In many cities, like London, pigeons are a pest. People are told not to feed them and some local councils kill them. But people and pigeons have a long history together. They were used to send messages over long distances. They made a tasty meal and, even today, people still pay high prices for the most beautiful and fastest specimens. Read more about them! (1,190 words)
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