A general introduction
to the sport of Homing Pigeons and resources on the Web such
as federations, clubs, rules, venues, articles, and news.
Homing in Pigeons
An article explaining homing behavior in pigeons,
including the map sense and compass sense of homing
pigeons. From Animal Behavior Online.
Homing Pigeons by E. S. Starr
An article about the history and evolution of
homing pigeons, including drawings of homing
pigeons and information about the sport of
homing pigeon flying.
American Homing Pigeon Fanciers
The full name of the organization is
the "International Federation of American
Homing Pigeon Fanciers" and their Web site includes
articles, interviews with experts,
band listings, event results
South Australian Homing Pigeon Association
Articles and information about homing pigeon
events and clubs in South Australia.
Wikipedia on Homing Pigeons
General information about homing pigeons
including breeding information, longest
flights, and the history of messenger pigeons
and pigeons used in military and police work.
Pigeons Reveal Map-Reading Secret
An article about the results of an Oxford
University study on the navigation techniques
of homing pigeons. From the British Broadcasting
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