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Synonyms for Columbidae

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Many claim the rock pigeon to be the most difficult target of all open-country birds, They have longer wings for their size than most other doves and pigeons and consequently fly faster while not really seeming to.
Doves and pigeons don't just fly anywhere - they fly home.
Most people like to keep doves and pigeons as pets and the birds also like human friendship.
1 : to make the soft sound made by doves and pigeons or a similar sound
Since 1820, 9 species of doves and pigeons (Columbidae) have been recorded in present-day Colorado and Wyoming.