The gruesome discovery was recently made in an unassuming residential neighborhood of Darlington, County Durham.
The remarkable success story saw the population grow from a mere 10 individuals in 1991 to over 400 today.
An obscure breed of pigeon from Budapest is certainly one of the most peculiar birds you are likely to see.
Biologists have been imagining what evolution may bring one million years from now.
Many thousands of racing pigeons have disappeared without a trace after setting off from Peterborough.
A pigeon carrying a 'coded message' was recently captured by authorities in India on suspicion of spying.
Eyebrows were raised in Las Vegas this week thanks to reports of pigeons wearing politically motivated headwear.
Last month it was pigeons wearing cowboy hats - now it's pigeons wearing sombreros. But who is responsible ?
Efforts are underway to track down who is responsible for affixing small hats to the heads of pigeons in Las Vegas.
Authorities investigating a spate of mystery bird deaths have been unable to come up with an explanation.
When Genevieve Roman returned to her apartment recently she discovered that she had a new roommate.
Chinese security officials this week inspected 10,000 pigeons for signs of explosive devices.
Racing pigeons are allegedly vanishing without a trace during routine flights in parts of the UK.
It still isn't clear how pigeons are able to detect magnetic fields to help them navigate when flying.
A pigeon is being held under armed guard in India on suspicion of being on a secret spying mission for Pakistan.
An Australian man was caught attempting a novel way in which to smuggle pigeons in to the country, when searched he was ...