many creatures in the world, the common pigeon is not
native to many of the places where it thrives. In many
large urban areas, common pigeons are some of the only
"wildlife" that some people will ever see.
pigeons eat only seeds and grains. Wild pigeons may also
eat bread, popped corn, and bits of food dropped by people.
Pigeons do not eat worms, insects, or meat. The best food
for pigeons is a mixture of quality grains.
hen lays the first egg of a two-egg clutch about 10 days
after mating. The second egg follows a day or so after
the first. The couple usually do not start sitting on
the eggs until the second egg comes. This ensures both
eggs hatch around the same time.