Some pigeons have specially adapted feathers covering their feet. These pigeons, called Russian tumbler pigeons, have the ability to tumble or roll backwards when feeling threatened.
I LIVE IN EUROPE AND ASIA
Pigeons are not native to one single region. They were first found in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and South Asia before being introduced to other countries around the world.
I AM AN HERBIVORE
Pigeons will consume a range of various seeds and grains. They will sometimes eat small berries and insects as well.
PIGEONS ARE SOCIAL
Pigeons are very social animals and often live in large flocks of up to one thousand individuals. Pigeons are monogamous and often split parental duties.