- May 28, 2018
Domestic pigeon breeders extremely appreciate stately pigeons their proud bearing and a harmonious constitution, and these birds can have the different form of a body, color and plumage. Also flight qualities are unimportant here: stately pigeons are both decorative, and high-flight. Thanks to the fact that almost only key sign of breed – a bearing, stately pigeons are presented to by a big variety of breeds which look unusually and draw attention of many people.
That almost only key sign for breed is the bearing stately pigeons are presented to by a big variety of breeds . Distinguish from the main subgroups vislokryly stately pigeons, kachun and tryasun which look unusually and draw attention of many people.
Decoration of subgroup of kachun are pigeons Rostov stately. their number includes such breed of flight and decorative birds as Rostov color – individuals with red, yellow, black coloring and unruly temperament. The characteristic of breed can be considered high fertility and the increased care of posterity.
Kachunami them was nicknamed for inclinations forward and back when walking. It is similar to other representatives of subgroup these birds possess the short body, graceful and quite long neck which are highly put by a breast and a tail.
the Yeysk dvukhchuby pigeons have Not less refined appearance. these birds Differ in the pen-type jewelry located on a nape and over a beak, a strong constitution. They with a manner peculiar to some stately pigeons shake the head for what are carried to subgroup of tryasun, have the bent and extended neck, a body with slightly raised breast and a wide tail.
the stately pigeons of Voronezh who are ironically nicknamed "bugs" also are carried To tryasuna. This Voronezh breed includes mobile and active birds whose habits found the reflection in its name. Individuals, typical for it, have light eyes, the plumage painted in black color and average size of a body. Voronezh "bugs" are simple in leaving and do not demand special conditions for contents, at the same time think of posterity much and well fly.
Refer to ancient breeds of tryasun also the Poltava chernokhvosty pigeons. The breed was delivered to Poltava by the Zaporizhia Cossacks in the first quarter of the 18th century. Now it meets seldom, though is characterized by simplicity of leaving and maintenance.
As a result of selection on the basis of breed of the Poltava chernokhvosty the Novocherkassk chernokhvosty pigeons were brought. Unlike the primogenitors the last practically do not fly as were formed as decorative breed. the Novocherkassk stately pigeons have wider tail and in general a harmonious constitution.
Vislokryly stately pigeons are small by the size, have the raised tail against the background of the ends of swing wings lowered concerning it. Carry the Rzhev pigeons to bright representatives of subgroup. This breed is distinguished with a red breast and a tail, lack of plumage standing and the small sizes.
The motley palette gives originality to shape of representatives of this family and promotes their wide circulation. Birds with "magpie" coloring are often pigeons of Siberia, the Volga region, South Ural
The variety of breeds is extremely high. These birds enjoy wide popularity at the Russian pigeon breeders that is explained by an esthetics of their appearance and rather small labor input in leaving. The Russian stately pigeons frequent guests at specialized exhibitions, they are widespread in the majority of regions of the country.