What’s On Your Mind?

Emily Pikal, Winthrop: “I like pigeon fancy breeds. They’re fun to work with and really pretty.”
Doug Grams, New Ulm: “They respond to humans. They perk up, dance and sing when you talk to them.”
Richard Okeson, St. Paul: “It’s a great hobby. I’ve enjoyed it my whole life and met a lot of nice people.”
Dalton Langseth, Springfield: “I’ve got 40 pigeons. All shapes and sizes. I came to a show and everybody welcomed me and gave me a couple birds.”
Isaac Marquette, Waverly: “I just like them.”
Roger Hansen, Ashton, S.D.: “I’ve had them since 1960. It’s been a way of life. ... We’ve been to shows all over the U.S. and to Germany five times.”

What do you like about pigeons?

(Asked at the pigeon show Saturday at the Brown County Fairgrounds)


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