The cougar is well-known to frequent the great roosts of the passenger-pigeon, and is fond of the flesh of these birds.
We had stumbled upon a feeding-place of the passenger-pigeon (Columba migratoria).
Notwithstanding the disparity in size and color, he has certain peculiarities that remind one of the passenger-pigeon.
The passenger-pigeon, or wild pigeon of North America, is remarkable for two reasons.
Already the passenger-pigeon and Carolina paroquet, only a few years ago abundant, are practically exterminated.
The horrible stories of the butchery of the fur-seals and the passenger-pigeon need not be recited.
The passenger-pigeon of America appears in almost equal numbers.
We observed the passenger-pigeon and some small fresh-water shells of the species of unios and anadontas.
Now, a passenger-pigeon ain't got no regular native land of his own.
The nest of the passenger-pigeon is equally hasty and insufficient, and the squabs often fall to the ground and perish.