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Pigeon question
« on: October 29, 2017, 04:36:41 PM »
I shot a pigeon this afternoon that was really big. Most around here hover around about 18 to 24 ounces. This one was almost 2 pounds! So how big do they get in your neck of the woods?


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Re: Pigeon question
« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2017, 10:01:52 PM »
I shot a pigeon this afternoon that was really big. Most around here hover around about 18 to 24 ounces. This one was almost 2 pounds! So how big do they get in your neck of the woods?

Our Mountain "Band Tails" will get close ... but nearing 2# is one large specimen
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Re: Pigeon question
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2017, 05:00:10 AM »
Could be that pigeon has been stealing peanut butter from my rat feeding stations. I know the possum, squirrels, rats and mice are all getting fat as hell.

Thank goodness for Costco  peanut butter. Even if I don’t shoot em they’ll all die from their pudginess.
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Re: Pigeon question
« Reply #3 on: March 25, 2018, 09:16:38 AM »
i've seen wood pigeons in england that were the size of footballs.

seeing where your from, you probably see all kinds of weird things. :o

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Re: Pigeon question
« Reply #4 on: March 25, 2018, 10:15:36 AM »
I've heard of those, but have never seen one in person. As I recall, they have neck spots, and are easy to see.
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Re: Pigeon question
« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2018, 12:42:54 PM »
I’d sure think about eating some of those monster country pigeons. City pigeons maybe a nope, nope, nope.
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