Messenger Pigeons?


Messenger Pigeons is a domesticated rock pigeon that carries messages. Pigeons usually can only carry messages to their home. They have to be transported to the location where the message is being sent from. Some pigeons have been trained to fly back and forth, up to 100 miles. A pigeon can carry up to 2.5 ounces on their back. Pigeons were used during WWI and WWII to carry messages back to their home coop. Enemies would often shoot the birds down when spotted.
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Using their natural behaviour patterns, these birds naturally return to their home roost, even after flying long distances. So by transporting them away, they could be used to carry
Messenger pigeons (aka homing pigeons) only work in one direction. They always fly home. So to send a message, you first send the pigeon (perhaps by train) to the other person. When
Homing pigeons are called carrier pigeons when they are used to carry messages.
First thing is to give it a decent "Home" or Loft! Then it must be kept with a mate in the Loft for up to 4 weeks, don't forget to have a window that it can look out of
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