After an early training session with the young birds, Jonathan and I set off to visit one of the most successful lofts in the UK in the National and International races of recent years. Continue reading Jonathan Vella Visits~Geoff & Catherine Cooper
Years ago, not long after I had begun racing pigeons, a club member came up to my basket of pigeons whilst I stood in the queue waiting to send to a race. He looked into the basket for a minute or two and pointed to one, “that’s your best pigeon” he said. I was a little dumbfounded because he had indeed picked out my best pigeon, out of a basket containing twelve yearlings. When I agreed and told him he was correct, I obviously asked how he could pick it out, without even handling them. Continue reading Jonathan Vella Visits-Louella Pigeon World
When one teaches, two can learn!
About 4 years ago, a young man from Gozo, Malta contacted me on Facebook. Jonathan Vella was his name and although only 14 years old at the time, his thirst for knowledge really made a positive impression upon me. Continue reading Jonathan Vella Visits England