Homers Pigeon
American Black Bear


Homers pigeons are a crossbreed of pigeons that were first developed in Belgium and England. These birds were originally bred for racing.

Fun Facts

They are sometimes confused with homing pigeons, a species of pigeon that was once used to carry messages. Homer pigeons are conditioned and trained to fly racing distances between 62 – 620 miles.

Conservation Status

Not Evaluated

Annual Cost of Care

The cost to care for this animal per year is $100.

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