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Jonathan Vella Visits-Louella Pigeon World

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