Columbidae

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Columbidae

[kə′ləm·bə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of birds in the order Columbiformes composed of the pigeons and doves.
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But with chickens, doves and pigeons already around the house, she thought they had too many feathered friends as it was.
Training gun dogs on doves and pigeons is fun for sure and while it is kind of like hunting, it most certainly is an adventure.
Doves and pigeons constitute, as I'm sure all readers know, the group Columbidae within the order Columbiformes.