Lost Pigeon Flies 3000 Miles

A lost racing pigeon from Cannock has turned up in Canada after flying 3000 miles across the Atlantic.

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A lost racing pigeon from Staffordshire has turned up 3000 miles away in Canada

Percy the pigeon was found in Canada, 3000 miles away from its home in Cannock
Percy the pigeon was found in Canada, 3000 miles away from its home in Cannock Credit: RPRA

A racing pigeon which was in a race from France to Staffordshire has turned up 3000 miles away in Canada.

It was meant to be flying from France to Cannock but got lost and was found by a pigeon racer in Quebec.

The pigeon was identified by its racing rubber rings on its legs
The pigeon was identified by its racing rubber rings on its legs Credit: RPRA
Michel Gosselin, Canadian pigeon enthusiast with Percy
Michel Gosselin, Canadian pigeon enthusiast with Percy Credit: RPRA