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Oriental Frill – Fancy Pigeon

Oriental Frill – Fancy Pigeon

Information The Oriental Frill is a breed of fancy pigeon developed over many years of selective breeding. It is originally a Turkish pigeon breed specially bred for the Ottoman Sultans in the Manisa Palace, Turkey. Manisa is an old Ottoman city in western Turkey. It is called H√ľnkari: the bird of the Sultans in its homeland. The variety is divided into several variations in color and markings with Blondinettes and Satinettes being the most common. The original form is still being preserved as the Old Fashioned Oriental Frill. Pictures Videos Useful Links wikipedia.orgroysfarm.compinterest.compinterest.comnunpigeons.comnunpigeons.comorientalfrill.comwikidata.org

Long-Tailed Widowbird

Long-Tailed Widowbird

Information The long-tailed widowbird (Euplectes progne), also known as the Sakabula, is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. The species are found in Angola, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and southern Zaire. The long-tailed widow bird is a medium-sized bird and one of the most common in the territories it inhabits. Adult breeding males are almost entirely black with orange and white shoulders (epaulets), long, wide tails, and a bluish…

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