African owl

The African Owl is a Breed of Fancy Pigeon developed over many years of selective breeding.[1] African Owls, along with other varieties of Domestic Pigeon, are all descendants from the Rock Pigeon (Columba livia). The breed is known for its small size and short beak.[2]

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  1. Levi, Wendell (1977). The Pigeon. Sumter, S.C.: Levi Publishing Co, Inc ISBN 0853900132.
  2. Seymour, Rev. Colin (Ed)(2006) Australian Fancy Pigeons National Book of Standards.