We Have No Idea What This Bird Is

by kristen
(killingly, CT)


This bird was in a neighbor's yard Sunday night. We all thought it was beautiful, had not seen one around here (Northeastern CT) before. I rushed to get my camera and am so glad I was able to get a couple of decent pictures. But we cannot find it in any of our Bird Guides.


Does anyone know what it is? At first we thought albino pigeon and then maybe a type of dove?

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Jun 12, 2012
What kind of bird is that?
by: Anonymous

We have a vacation home at Seven Bays in Washington State. We have lots of Doves here, it totally looks like a Dove to me.

Jun 01, 2011
Identity
by: mavmacaw@yahoo.com

This appears to be a white (egyptian) dove. They are very friendly and non invasive. They stick with thier own and are quite a nice bird.

May 31, 2011
homing pigeon
by: Anonymous

Looks like a Homing Pigeon.

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