This Pigeon Was in Danger, So a Woman Called Him a Cab


If you were trying to flag down an empty-looking taxi outside of Birmingham, England, earlier this week, and it didn’t stop for you, let go of your anger. The cab had a greater mission: it was carrying a bullied pigeon.

Bird-lover Jeanette Bowron of Erdington spent £45, or about $60, to send her avian neighbor to safety, the Coventry Telegraph reports. It all started on Sunday, October 8, while she was out shopping.

“I was driving along and I saw a pigeon on the dual carriageway,” Bowron told the outlet. “It was being pecked by two crows.” Bowron figured she’d give the drama some time to play out, but on her way home again, the pigeon was still there taking abuse. “I drove home and got a cat basket and took it home and let it free in my garage,” she says.

The next morning, she took the injured bird…

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