I N A L L C O U N T R I E S where there are still Peregrines {Falcoperegrinus), and where pigeon-racing is widely practised by different sections of the community, there is generally a marked antagonism between those interested in birds of prey and their conservation and those interested in homing pigeons (Columbd). Many of the latter give much time and money to their hobby and the extremists amon...

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