05/05/2021 - Jelle Jellema talks freely about character pigeon Kleine Jade and how soon after her international Barcelona victory in 2014 she also displayed her breeding value with, for example, daughters Daphne, Jill, Joyce and many other children in the breeding loft.
05/08/2020 - Esmee is one of the most iconic hens of The Netherlands the last decade. Father & son Elzinga explain how good she really was and how her grandson Prince Esmee took over from her after Esmee died.
03/08/2020 - Fatih Alpdag (TR) and his two brothers are racing pigeons for 22 years already. In 2015 they visited PIPA and decided to invest in the best genetics to race better. And the investment is paying off!
01/07/2020 - After winning 1. International Barcelona for Stijn & Jeroen Rans, top pigeon Jef moved to the exclusive breeding loft of Hugo Batenburg where he is being paired up to the best breeding hens.
07/12/2004 - One can always observe pigeons on pictures with Kamadeva, one of the oldest Hindu love gods. Christian religion tells the story of Noah who sent a pigeon 3 times to look for a dry piece of land.Little pigeon statues were found, made 5000 years before our era. The statues have a striking resemblance to modern race pigeons.