Stock Doves versus Rock Doves

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This morning our pair of Stock Doves were feeding happily beneath the feeder, when in flew a couple of Feral Pigeons (Rock Doves). They took over the favoured bit of 'lawn' and the SDs had to retreat to an area lacking in fallen seed!

from David Guyoncourt: 21 May 2020