What is another word for carrier pigeon?

177 synonyms found


[ kˈaɹɪə pˈɪd͡ʒən], [ kˈaɹɪə pˈɪd‍ʒən], [ k_ˈa_ɹ_ɪ__ə p_ˈɪ_dʒ_ə_n]

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How to use "Carrier pigeon" in context?

What is a carrier pigeon?

A carrier pigeon is a species of bird that was originally bred for the purpose of carrying messages over great distances. These bright birds are now commonly kept as pets.

Carrier pigeons are federally protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. This means that they are not subject to hunting or interference except under certain circumstances. It is illegal to injure, kill, possess, buy, sell, or release a carrier pigeon without a permit from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

What are the benefits of owning a carrier pigeon?

There are many benefits of owning a carrier pigeon.

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