People in UK are confused after a pink pigeon appeared in Bury Town Centre, According to the BBC, the bird was seen collecting food from people as well as on roofs in the vicinity.
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Indeed, Greater Manchester Police stated that several of its officers had also encountered the “rare pink pigeon in the town centre.” “Officers are out on foot patrol this afternoon as part of #OpHeartbeat Officers quickly came across a rare pink pigeon in the town centre. Have you seen Burys Pink Pigeon yet? Let us know & come and say hi when you spot us.” The Facebook post said.
Many Neighbors Questioned If the Mystery Bird Had Been Colored, Had Fallen into Something Or Was Naturally Pink
Many neighbours questioned if the mystery bird had been coloured, had fallen into something, or was naturally pink, according to the media site.
“Has anyone else seen this pink pigeon in Bury and does anyone know why it is pink?!” said one person on X.
“I saw someone give it a chip. Everyone’s wondering why it’s pink but it adds a bit of colour to the place.” She adds, “I think it’s being dyed but who knows?” Samantha Brown, 43, told the BBC.
It was found malnourished in Manhattan’s Madison Square Park. The bird was rescued and transported to the Wild Bird Fund for care.