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Name: Pigeons

Common Pigeon

Variety of colors including blue bar

Fun Fact:

The Passenger Pigeon is now extinct but these pigeons were used as messengers in WW1 and WW2.

The Pigeon, Cher Ami, flew a 25 minute flight to his loft, even after being hit by shrapnel.  The message capsule attached to his leg, that was injured and half missing, saved the troops of the "Lost Batallion" from certain death or surrender.