... the power of attracting stray pigeons, and of making your own pigeons stay at heme, instead of wandering away as they arc occasionally apt to do. The most interesting time to watch the habits of Pigeons is when they are breeding, to see them building their nests, hatching their eggs, ... When they do build one, they make it of straw, and ono sits inside arranging the straws one by one as the other supplies them. When the nest is completed they are not long before they make use of it.
|Title||:||Report of the Marlborough College Natural History Society (founded April 9th, 1864), for the Year Ending ...|
|Author||:||Marlborough College. Natural History Society|